On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1922

Historical Events

Film Premier

1st vampire film "Nosferatu", an un-authorized adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula, premieres at the Berlin Zoological Garden, Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Dina Pathak [Ghandi], Indian Gujarati theatre actress, director and activist (President-National Federation of Indian Women), born in Amreli, Gujarat, India (d. 2002)
  • Martha O'Driscoll, American film actress, dancer and socialite (Young and Willing, Blonde Alibi), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma (d. 1998)
  • Richard E. Cunha, American cinematographer and film director (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Williams, African American comedian and entertainer, dies at 46
1922 Highlights

About March 4, 1922

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 99 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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