What Happened on March 3, 1921

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The Asiatic Inquiry Commission, established by the South African Government, proposes a system of voluntary repatriation and segregation of Indians and prohibits Indians from buying agricultural land in a specified area along the coast
  • Toronto's Dr Banting & Dr Best announce discovery of insulin

Famous Birthdays

  • Diana Barrymore, actress (Nightmare, Lady Courageous, Fired Wife), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Petrus Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam museum), dies at 93