On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1902

Historical Events

  • 64th Grand National: David Read aboard 20/1 chance Shannon Lass wins by 3 lengths from Matthew

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Jaffe, German actor (1st Man in Space, Escapement), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1974)
  • Eddie James "Son" House, folk blues musician (Delta Blues)
  • William Downie Forrest, journalist
1902 Highlights

About March 21, 1902

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries