On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 69th Grand National: Alf Newey wins aboard 8/1 chance Eremon
  • The new Boer government in the Transvaal passes an Asiatic Registration Bill, that restricts immigration from India

Famous Birthdays

  • James Gavin, US 82nd Airborne Division General (Sicily/Normandy), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1990)
  • LĂșcia Santos, Portuguese nun (d. 2005)