On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Vessels, American College Football Hall of Fame halfback (Heisman Trophy 1952, University of Oklahoma), born in Cleveland, Oklahoma (d. 2001)
  • Igor Hajek, translator/writer
  • Leslie Thomas, Welsh writer (The Virgin Soldiers), born in Newport (d. 2014)

Person of interestWilliam Shatner

William Shatner, Canadian author, director and actor (Star Trek, T J Hooker), born in Montreal, Quebec


1931 Highlights

About March 22, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries