On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1931

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Babe Ruth hits his 600th HR, off George Blaeholder of Browns

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • Gregg Smith, choral conductor and composer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2016)
  • Nancy Hadley, American actress (Love That Jill, Joey Bishop Show), born in Los Angeles, California