On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1935

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Jean Anouilh's play "Y avait un prisonnier" premieres in Paris

  • Persia is officially renamed Iran

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Membrado, Spanish-French classical guitarist and composer, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2016)
  • Brian Clough, English football player and manager, born in Middlesborough, England (d. 2004)
  • Hubert Fichte, German writer, born in Perleberg (d. 1986)
1935 Highlights

About March 21, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries