On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1932

Historical Events

  • Wes Ferrell is 1st to win 20 games in each of his 1st 4 seasons

Famous Birthdays

  • Melvin Van Peebles, American actor and director (Sophisticated Gent), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Corder, composer, dies at 80
1932 Highlights

About August 21, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo