On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • C W Stubblefield, American restaurateur and music promoter, born in Navasota, Texas (d. 1995)
  • Cornelis T "Cor" van de Molen, Dutch journalist (Beehive)
  • Wálter Taibo, Uruguayan soccer goalkeeper (30 caps; Huracán, C.A. Peñarol), born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 2021)

Famous Deaths

  • Akseli Gallen-Kallela, Finnish painter known for his illustrations of the Kalevala, the Finnish national epic, dies at 65 [1]
  • Theo van Doesburg [Christian Emil Marie Küpper], Dutch painter and architect, dies at 47
1931 Highlights

About March 7, 1931

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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