Historical Events In March - 03
Friday, 07 August 2020
1899 On this day in history congress authorizes Lafayette silver dollar
1899 George Dewey becomes first in US with rank of Admiral of the Navy on March - 03.
1899 Alfred M Gruenther, US, commanding general (NATO, 1953-56) on March - 03.
1900 US Steel Corporation organizes on March - 03.
1900 Edna Best, Hove England, actress (Key, Calendar, Escape, Intermezzo) on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history congress creates National Bureau of Standards, in Department of Commerce
1901 Congress creates National Bureau of Standards, in Dept of Commerce on March - 03.
1902 On March - 03 ruby Dandridge, Memphis Tenn, actress (Father of the Bride)
1902 On this day in history isaac D France van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866), dies at 79
1903 On this day in history north Carolina becomes first state requiring registration of nurses
1903 On March - 03 north Carolina becomes 1st state requiring registration of nurses
1903 Gilbert Adrian, [Greenberg], Naugatuck CT, costume designer on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder.
1905 On March - 03 uS Forest Service forms
1906 On this day in history vuia I aircraft built by Romanian Traja Vuia tested in France
1906 On March - 03 artur Lundkvist, Swedish writer/Swedish Academy (Agadir)
1907 On this day in history aar van de Werfhorst, [Pieter G Jansen], Dutch writer
1908 On March - 03 riccardo Nielsen, composer
1909 Jay Morris Arena, inventor/pediatrician on March - 03.
1911 The birth of Jean Harlow, American film star on March - 03.
1911 On this day in history the first US federal cemetery with Union & Rebel graves opens, Missouri
1911 On this day in history francesco Siciliani, opera composer
1912 On March - 03 joe Stydahar, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)
1913 Ida B Wells-Barnett demonstrates for female suffrage in Washington DC on March - 03.
1913 On March - 03 margaret AR Bonds, US pianist/composer/arranger
1914 Martin Ritt, actor/director (Slugger's Wife, End of the Game) on this day in history.
1915 On March - 03 national Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NASA forerunner) created
1915 On March - 03 the now-famous film, "Birth of a Nation", debuted in New York City.
1915 On this day in history george Brian Snape, businessman/rugby league entrepreneur
1917 Congress passes first excess profits tax on corporations on March - 03.
1917 On this day in history great monarch Michael resigns after 1 day as czar
1917 Nicholas II, last Russian tsar, abdicates on this day in history.
1917 Bert van Aerschot, Flemish writer (Elevator, Women) on this day in history.
1918 Richard Göring's "Seeschlacht", premieres in Berlin on this day in history.