Historical Events In March - 03
Sunday, 13 June 2021
1918 Russia withdraws from WWI, signs Treaty of Brest-Litovsk with Germany & Austria on March - 03.
1918 On March - 03 arnold Newman, photographer (Faces USA)
1919 On March - 03 communist Party in Germany announces a general strike
1919 On this day in history first international air mail service from US, Seattle WA-Victoria BC
1920 James Doohan,actor played chief engineer Commander Montgomery Scott (Scotty) in Star Trek and WW II military pilot, , born at Vancouver BC on this day in history.
1920 James Doohan, Vancouver BC, actor (Montgomery Scott-Star Trek) on March - 03.
1921 Toronto's Dr Banting & Dr Best announce discovery of insulin on March - 03.
1921 Diana Barrymore, NYC, actress (Nightmare, Lady Courageous, Fired Wife) on March - 03.
1921 Petrus Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam museum), dies at 93 on March - 03.
1922 On this day in history italian fascists occupy Fiume & Rijeka
1923 Time magazine publishes first issue on March - 03.
1923 US Senate rejects membership in International Court of Justice, The Hague on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history german & Turkish friendship/trade treaty signed
1924 On March - 03 sean O'Casey's "Juno & the Paycock", premieres in Dublin
1926 International Greyhound Racing Association formed (Miami FL) on March - 03.
1926 On this day in history cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer, dies at 58
1928 Jan [Jean] T Toorop, Dutch graphic artist (3 Brides), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1931 " The Star-Spangled Banner", written by Francis Scott Key, officially became the national anthem of the United States on this day in history.
1931 On March - 03 cab Calloway records "Minnie the Moocher" (Jazz's first million seller)
1931 On this day in history the US adopt the 'Star Spangled Banner' as their national anthem
1932 Eugene Francis Charles D'albert, composer, dies at 67 on March - 03.
1933 On March - 03 german Presidential candidate Earnest Thälmann (KPD) arrested
1933 On this day in history mount Rushmore dedicated
1933 On March - 03 new York NY premiere of "King Kong"
1934 On this day in history john Dillinger breaks out of jail using a wooden pistol
1934 On March - 03 norman Houstoun O'Neill, composer, dies at 58
1935 Dutch Revolutionary Socialist Worker's party (RSAP), forms on March - 03.
1935 Neville Knox, cricketer (bowled in 2 Tests for England 1907), dies on March - 03.
1937 On March - 03 australia snatch series against England 3-2 after being 2-0 down
1938 On March - 03 a world record for the indoor mile run was set at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH. Glenn Cunningham made the distance in 4 minutes, 4.4 seconds.
1938 American Bowling Congress' largest tournament (24,765 competitors) on March - 03.
1938 On March - 03 arthur Koestler, writer, dies at 32
1940 Artie Shaw records "Frenesi" on RCA Victor label on March - 03.
1941 On this day in history netherlands NSB-leader Mussert visits Göring in Berlin