On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1921

Historical Events

  • Police in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, issue an edict requiring Women to wear skirts at least 4 inches below the knee
  • The Natal Indian Congress is resuscitated and reorganised at a meeting in Durban, with Ismail Gora as President

Famous Birthdays

  • Julius Rudel, Austrian-American conductor (NYC Opera, 1944-79), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2014)
  • Oliver Wright, British Ambassador (To US)
  • Ross Hunter, American film producer (Airport, Madame X, Pillow Talk), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1996) date of birth disputed)
1921 Highlights

About March 6, 1921

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 100 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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