Historical Events In March - 02
Friday, 07 August 2020
1942 On this day in history ten Jews are hung in Zdunsk Wola near Lodz as substitutes for "the 10 hanged sons of Haman."
1942 14th Academy Awards on this day in history.
1942 On March - 02 14th Academy Awards: "How Green was My Valley", Gary Cooper &Joan Fontaine win
1943 On March - 02 canadian budget introduces unique PAY , PAY, PAY AND pay-as-you-earn income tax system.
1943 On March - 02 rAAF in battle of the Bismarck Sea
1943 On March - 02 sea battle in Bismarck Sea finishes, US &Australia win
1943 On this day in history the first transport from Westerbork Netherlands to Sobibor concentration camp
1943 1st transport from Westerbork Neth to Sobibor concentration camp on March - 02.
1943 Alexandre Yersin, Swiss bacteriologist (bacteria plague), dies at 79 on March - 02.
1944 16th Academy Awards "Casablanca", Jennifer Jones &Paul Lukas win on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history fumes from locomotive stalled in a tunnel suffocates 521 in Italy
1944 On March - 02 16th Academy Awards
1944 16th Academy Awards: "Casablanca", Jennifer Jones &Paul Lukas win on March - 02.
1945 8th Air Force bombs Dresden on March - 02.
1945 King Michael of Romania gives in to Communist government on March - 02.
1946 Dutch troops land on East Bali on March - 02.
1946 On March - 02 ho Chi Minh elected President of North Vietnam
1946 On March - 02 kingman Douglass, becomes deputy director of CIA
1949 A US Air Force B-50 Superfortress, the Lucky Lady Two, lands in Texas, after completing the first non-stop around the globe flight on March - 02.
1949 Lucky Lady II (USAF B-50 Superfortress), completes first nonstop round-the-world flight at Fort Worth TX, covering 23,452-mis in 94 hours on March - 02.
1949 On March - 02 the first automatic street light (New Milford CT)
1950 M Joseph V d'Arbaud, French poet/author (Li cant palustre), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1951 On March - 02 national Defence publish first Canadian casualty list from Korea; six soldiers killed
1955 On this day in history king Norodom Sihanukh of Cambodia succeeded by his father
1956 On this day in history morocco tears up the Treaty of Féz, declares independence from France
1957 Harry E Soref, inventor (padlock), dies at 70 on March - 02.
1958 Antartic crossed for the first time by Dr Vivian Fuchs on this day in history.
1958 On March - 02 the first surface crossing of Antarctic continent is completed in 99 days
1958 On March - 02 yemen announces it will join the United Arab Republic
1959 Eric Blore, actor (Abie's Irish Rose, Love Happy), dies at 70 on March - 02.
1962 On this day in history jFK announces US will resume above ground nuclear testing
1962 On March - 02 wilt Chamberlain scores incredible 100 points in an NBA game
1964 On this day in history beatles begin filming "A Hard Day's Night", George Harrison meets Patti Boyd
1965 "Sound Of Music" opens on March - 02.