What Happened on March 31, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st dance marathon in New York City, Alma Cummings sets record of 27 hrs
  • French soldiers fire on workers at Krupp factory in Essen; 13 die
  • Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators (NHL) sweep Edm Eskimos (WCHL) in 2 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Argee Barksdale, Berkley Cal, basketballer (Olympic gold 1948)
  • Lawrie Miller, NZ cricketer (opening bat in 13 Tests)