On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1921

Famous Birthdays

  • Norman T. Hatch, American oscar-winning marine cinematographer during WWII (With the Marines at Tarawa), born in Boston (d. 2017)
  • Robert Simpson, British classical composer, and broadcaster (BBC), born in Leamington, Warwickshire, England (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Champ Clark, American politician (b. 1850)
  • Henryk Pachulski, Polish pianist, composer, and educator (Moscow Conservatory, 1886-1917), dies at 61
1921 Highlights

About March 2, 1921

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces