On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivar Ballangrud, Norwegian Olympic speed skater (4 gold, 2 silver)

Person of interestReinhard Heydrich

Reinhard Heydrich, German Nazi leader (head of Bohemia and Moravia and the Reich Main Security Office), born in Halle an der Saale (d. 1942)

Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich
Nazi leader
Reinhard Heydrich
  • Virginia Downing, American actress (The Gig, Butterfield 8), born in Washington, District of Columbia (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand André Fouqué, French geologist (b. 1828)