Historical Events In March - 04
Tuesday, 02 March 2021
1881 On March - 04 south African President Kruger accepts ceasefire
1881 On March - 04 california becomes 1st state to pass plant quarantine legislation
1882 On March - 04 britain's first electric trams run in East London.
1883 On March - 04 john Gordon Cashmans begins "Vicksburg Evening Post" in Mississippi
1883 Alexander H Stephens, VP Confederate States, dies at 71 on March - 04.
1885 Grover Cleveland inaugrated as first Democratic President since Civil War on this day in history.
1885 On March - 04 gilbert & Sullivan's opera "Mikado," premieres in London
1885 On this day in history willem H Winkel, Dutch physician/founder (Red Cross of Curacao)
1888 On this day in history knute Rockne, Norwegian/US football player/coach (Notre Dame)
1888 Amos Bronson Alcott, US theory/poet (Table Talk), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
1889 On March - 04 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)
1890 The longest bridge in the Great Britain, the Forth Bridge (railway) (1,710 ft) in Scotland is opened by the Prince of Wales, who later became King Edward VII on March - 04.
1891 On March - 04 dazzy Vance, hall of fame pitcher (led NL in strike-outs 7-yrs)
1893 On March - 04 francis Dhanis' army attacksthe Lualaba, occupies Nyangwe
1893 On this day in history grover Cleveland (D) inaugrated as 24th US President (2nd term)
1894 Great fire in Shanghai; over 1,000 buildings destroyed on this day in history.
1895 Gustav Mahler's 2nd Symphony, premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
1897 On March - 04 william McKinley inaugurated as 25th President of US
1897 Francis "Lefty" O'Doul, baseball player/organized Japanese baseball on this day in history.
1899 Cyclone Mahina sweeps in north of Cooktown, Queensland, with a 12 m wave that reaches up to 5 km inland on March - 04.
1900 Roberto Soundy, El Salvador, trap shooter (Olympic-1968) on March - 04.
1901 President William McKinley inaugurated for 2nd term as President on March - 04.
1901 On March - 04 1st advanced copy of inaugural speech (Jefferson-Natl Intelligencer)
1901 Charles H Goren, bridge master (26 US Titles) on March - 04.
1902 On this day in history american Automobile Association (AAA) founded in Chicago
1903 On this day in history harold Berens, comedian
1903 Joseph H Shorthouse, English writer (John Inglesant), dies at 68 on March - 04.
1904 On March - 04 george Gamow, nuclear physicist/cosmologist/writer (1, 2, 3...
1905 Gerhart Hauptmann's "Elga," premieres in Berlin on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history collingwood OH primary school catches fire; 180 die
1908 Collingwood Ohio, US primary school catches fire (180 killed) on March - 04.
1909 President Taft inaugrated as 27th President during 10" snowstorm on March - 04.
1909 On March - 04 uS prohibits interstate transportation of game birds