On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1922

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Scolari, American basketball point guard (NBA All-Star 1952, 53; Washington Capitols; Baltimore Bullets), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2002)
  • William M Gaines, publisher (MAD Magazine)

Person of interestYitzhak Rabin

Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister of Israel (1974-77 and 1992-95) and 1994 Nobel Peace Prize winner, born in Jerusalem (d. 1995)

5th Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rabin
5th Prime Minister of Israel
Yitzhak Rabin

Famous Deaths

  • Rafael Moreno Aranzadi [Pichichi], Spanish soccer forward (5 caps; Athletic Bilbao), dies from typhus at 29
1922 Highlights

About March 1, 1922

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces