On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1921

  • Mar 1 Nicholas Petrovic Njegos, King of Montenegro (1910-18), dies at 79
  • Mar 2 Champ Clark, American politician (b. 1850)
  • Mar 2 Henryk Pachulski, Polish composer, dies at 61
  • Mar 3 P.J.H. [Pierre] Cuypers, Dutch architect (Amsterdam museum), dies at 93
  • Mar 11 Sherburne Wesley Burnham, American astronomer (binary stars), dies at 83
  • Mar 12 Isabella Caroline Somerset, British philanthropist, temperance leader and campaigner for women's rights, dies at 69
  • Mar 21 "Big Jim" Colisimo, American gangster, murdered by Al Capone
  • Mar 24 Deodat de Severac, composer, dies at 48
  • Mar 24 Larry McLean, Canadian baseball player, dies at 39
  • Mar 24 James Cardinal Gibbons, Archbishop of Baltimore, dies at 86
  • Mar 29 John Burroughs, American writer and nature enthusiast (Burroughs Medal namesake), dies at 83