Historical Events In March - 21
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1920 On March - 21 federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37
1921 On March - 21 walter Kerr Theater (Ritz, CBS, NBC, ABC) opens at 223 W 48th St NYC
1921 Antony Hopkins, composer on this day in history.
1921 "Big Jim" Colisimo, US gangster, murdered by Al Capone on this day in history.
1922 On March - 21 kGW-AM in Portland OR begins radio transmissions
1923 US foreign minister Charles Hughes refuses USSR recognition on this day in history.
1923 Mort Lindsey, Newark NJ, orch leader (Merv Griffin Show) on March - 21.
1924 On this day in history mass Investors Trust becomes first mutual fund set up in US
1924 On this day in history 1st foreign language course broadcast on US radio (WJZ, NYC)
1924 Karl Heinz Fussl, composer on March - 21.
1925 On this day in history edinburgh's Murreyfield Stadium officially opens
1925 On this day in history iran adopts Khorshidi solar Hijrah calendar
1925 John E Grotberg, (Rep-R-IL, 1985-86) on March - 21.
1926 Andre Delvaux, Heverie Belgium, director/writer (Benvenuta) on March - 21.
1927 Guomindang Army conquerors Shanghai as British marines flee on March - 21.
1927 Hans-Dietrich Genscher, German minister of Foreign affairs (FDP) on March - 21.
1928 Evelyn Ruth Anderson, composer on March - 21.
1929 On March - 21 james Coco, Bronx NY, actor (Man of La Mancha, Murder by Death)
1931 On this day in history uS Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Maribel Vinson
1931 On March - 21 uS Men's Figure Skating Championship won by Roger Turner
1931 KRO-broadcast studio initiated in Hilversum Holland on this day in history.
1931 Ivan William Hannaford, sociologist on March - 21.
1932 Joseph Silverstein, Detroit Mich, violinist (Denver Symphony Orch) on this day in history.
1933 Hitler, Göring, Prince Ruprecht, Brüning & top army meet in Berlin on March - 21.
1933 Hitler, Guring, Prince Ruprecht, Bruning & top army meet in Berlin on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history john Hall, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
1934 On March - 21 fire destroys Hakodate Japan, killing about 1,500
1934 On March - 21 al Freeman Jr, Tx, actor (One Life to Live, My Sweet Charlie)
1934 Franz Schreker, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1935 On this day in history persia officially renamed Iran
1935 On this day in history jean Anouilh's "Y avait un presonnier," premieres in Paris
1935 On March - 21 brian Clough, soccer manager
1936 Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov, composer (Chopiniana), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1937 On March - 21 ponce massacre, police kill 19 at Puerto Rican Nationalist parade