Historical Events In March - 02
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1942 On March - 02 ten Jews are hung in Zdunsk Wola near Lodz as substitutes for "the 10 hanged sons of Haman."
1942 14th Academy Awards on March - 02.
1942 On March - 02 14th Academy Awards: "How Green was My Valley", Gary Cooper &Joan Fontaine win
1943 Canadian budget introduces unique PAY , PAY, PAY AND pay-as-you-earn income tax system on March - 02.
1943 RAAF in battle of the Bismarck Sea on March - 02.
1943 Sea battle in Bismarck Sea finishes, US &Australia win on March - 02.
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 On this day in history 16th Academy Awards "Casablanca", Jennifer Jones &Paul Lukas win
1944 On March - 02 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 On March - 02 8th Air Force bombs Dresden
1945 King Michael of Romania gives in to Communist government on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history dutch troops land on East Bali
1946 Ho Chi Minh elected President of North Vietnam on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history kingman Douglass, becomes deputy director of CIA
1949 On March - 02 a US Air Force B-50 Superfortress, the Lucky Lady Two, lands in Texas, after completing the first non-stop around the globe flight.
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 this day in history.
1949 The first automatic street light (New Milford CT) on this day in history.
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 Morocco tears up the Treaty of Féz, declares independence from France on this day in history.
1957 On March - 02 harry E Soref, inventor (padlock), dies at 70
1958 On this day in history antartic crossed for the first time by Dr Vivian Fuchs
1958 On March - 02 the first surface crossing of Antarctic continent is completed in 99 days
1958 On this day in history yemen announces it will join the United Arab Republic
1959 On March - 02 eric Blore, actor (Abie's Irish Rose, Love Happy), dies at 70
1962 JFK announces US will resume above ground nuclear testing on this day in history.
1962 Wilt Chamberlain scores incredible 100 points in an NBA game on this day in history.
1964 Beatles begin filming "A Hard Day's Night", George Harrison meets Patti Boyd on this day in history.
1965 "Sound Of Music" opens on this day in history.