On This Day

September 8, 1921 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Film & TV

  • 1st Miss America crowned in Atlantic City - Margaret Gorman (16) of Washington, D.C.

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Harry Secombe, Welsh actor, comedian, singer and goon (The Goon Show, Oliver!), born in Swansea, Wales (d. 2001)