On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "3 Wishes for Jamie" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 94 performances
  • -22] Tornadoes in Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky cause 343 deaths
  • Alan Freed presents Moondog Coronation Ball at old Cleveland Arena, 25,000 attend 1st rock & roll concert ever

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris O'Connell, rocker

Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Albrecht, German SD-chief, executed