On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1931

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Parks, cricketer (England batsman-keeper in 46 Tests 1954-68)
  • Shammi Kapoor, Indian actor and director known as the "Elvis Presley of India" (Amaran, Brahmachari, Vidhaata), born in Bombay, British India (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • A Schnitzler, writer, dies at 69