On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1931

Historical Events

AgreementTreaty of Interest

Gandhi & British viceroy Lord Irwin sign pact

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Headges, composer
  • Barry Tuckwell, Australian horn player (London Symphony, 1955-68), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Fred Othon Aristid├Ęs, French comics artist

Famous Deaths

  • Fr. Arthur Tooth SSC, Anglican Clergyman prosecuted and imprisoned for ritualist activities, dies ta 91
1931 Highlights

About March 5, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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