Historical Events In March - 21
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1920 Federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37 on this day in history.
1921 On March - 21 walter Kerr Theater (Ritz, CBS, NBC, ABC) opens at 223 W 48th St NYC
1921 Antony Hopkins, composer on March - 21.
1921 "Big Jim" Colisimo, US gangster, murdered by Al Capone on this day in history.
1922 KGW-AM in Portland OR begins radio transmissions on March - 21.
1923 On this day in history uS foreign minister Charles Hughes refuses USSR recognition
1923 On March - 21 mort Lindsey, Newark NJ, orch leader (Merv Griffin Show)
1924 Mass Investors Trust becomes first mutual fund set up in US on March - 21.
1924 1st foreign language course broadcast on US radio (WJZ, NYC) on March - 21.
1924 Karl Heinz Fussl, composer on March - 21.
1925 Edinburgh's Murreyfield Stadium officially opens on this day in history.
1925 Iran adopts Khorshidi solar Hijrah calendar on March - 21.
1925 On this day in history john E Grotberg, (Rep-R-IL, 1985-86)
1926 On March - 21 andre Delvaux, Heverie Belgium, director/writer (Benvenuta)
1927 Guomindang Army conquerors Shanghai as British marines flee on this day in history.
1927 On March - 21 hans-Dietrich Genscher, German minister of Foreign affairs (FDP)
1928 On this day in history evelyn Ruth Anderson, composer
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 US Men's Figure Skating Championship won by Roger Turner on this day in history.
1931 KRO-broadcast studio initiated in Hilversum Holland on March - 21.
1931 Ivan William Hannaford, sociologist on March - 21.
1932 Joseph Silverstein, Detroit Mich, violinist (Denver Symphony Orch) on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history hitler, Göring, Prince Ruprecht, Brüning & top army meet in Berlin
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 Fire destroys Hakodate Japan, killing about 1,500 on March - 21.
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 March - 21 persia officially renamed Iran
1935 On this day in history jean Anouilh's "Y avait un presonnier," premieres in Paris
1935 On this day in history brian Clough, soccer manager
1936 Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov, composer (Chopiniana), dies at 70 on March - 21.
1937 On March - 21 ponce massacre, police kill 19 at Puerto Rican Nationalist parade