Know all Events, anniversaries, death, born that makes 21st March special in the world history.
Death of Ernie Wise, British comedian
Death of Galina Ulanova, Russian ballet dancer .
Death of the Rev. W V Awdry, creator of Thomas the Tank Engine.
Death of Robert Preston, American actor best known for his roles in musicals on Broadway and in films like The Music Man and Mame.
Death of Sir Michael Redgrave, actor.
Death of Harry H. Corbett, British actor (Harold in Steptoe & Son)
Death of Alexander Glazunov, Russian composer.
‘Potsdam Day’ – Germany’s first Nazi parliament was officially opened .
World War I: Germany launched the Somme offensive .
Otto von Bismarck became Chancellor of Germany.
Henry Morton Stanley departs on his quest to find Dr Livingstone
Birth of Florenz Ziegfield, theatre producer famous for the Ziegfield Follies and admired for the musical Show Boat which is still one of the most popular musicals ever written.
Death of Robert Southey, poet.
The Code Napoleon is adopted as French law.
Birth of Johann Sebastian Bach, composer
Death of Pocahontas, Princess of the Algonquian, saviour of Capt. John Smith, wife of John Rolfe. Died on a visit to England and buried at Gravesend.
Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Cranmer, burned at the stake in Oxford
March 2022 Festivals
Henry V accedes to the throne of England.
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