On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1907

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)
1907 Highlights

About March 22, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries