On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1921

Historical Events

  • The Durban Land Alienation Ordinance passes, enabling the Durban City Council to exclude Indians from ownership or occupation of property in white areas, South Africa
  • The US warns Costa Rica and Panama to settle disputes peacefully

Famous Birthdays

  • Berkley Bedell, (Rep-D-IA, 1975- )
  • Elmer Valo, American baseball player (d. 1998)
1921 Highlights

About March 5, 1921

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces