Historical Events In September - 03
Thursday, 27 February 2020
1923 Dorothys Donelly's "Poppy," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1923 On this day in history mort Walker, cartoonist (Beetle Bailey, Hi & Lois)
1924 On September - 03 civil war breaks out in China (Gen Tsi moves to Shanghai)
1925 On September - 03 dirigible "Shenandoah" crashed near Caldwell Ohio, 13 die
1925 On September - 03 1st international handball match held
1926 On September - 03 alison Lurie, US, novelist (War Between the Tates)
1928 On September - 03 baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb got his 4,191th & final career hit
1929 Dow Jones hits a record peak of 381.17 on this day in history.
1930 On September - 03 hurricane kills 2,000, injures 4,000 (Dominican Republic)
1930 On September - 03 cherry Barbara Grimm, [Lockett], NZ, sci-fi author (Nearest Fire)
1931 On September - 03 dick Motta, NBA coach (856 wins, Its not over 'til the fat lady sings)
1932 On September - 03 ellsworth Vines beats Henri Cochet for US tennis title
1932 Richard Tyler, NYC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family) on September - 03.
1933 On September - 03 yevgeniy Abalakov reaches the highest point of the Soviet Union
1933 Roland Kayn, composer on this day in history.
1934 On this day in history tunisia began its move for independence
1934 Xavier Darasse, composer on this day in history.
1935 Andrew Varipapa sets bowling record of 2,652 points in 10 games on September - 03.
1935 On September - 03 the first automobile to exceed 300 mph, Sir Malcolm Campbell (301.337 mph)
1935 1st automobile to exceed 300 mph, Sir Malcolm Campbell (301.337 mph) on September - 03.
1935 On September - 03 eileen Brennan, LA Calif, actress (Laugh-In, Pvt Benjamin)
1935 Johannes Aengenent, bishop of Haarlem (1928-35), dies at 62 on September - 03.
1936 3rd NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 7, Detroit 7 (76,000) on September - 03.
1936 On September - 03 john W Olver, (Rep-D-Massachusetts)
1938 1940 Olympic site changed from Tokyo Japan to Helsinki Finland on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history eileen Brennan, American actress
1938 Bart de Ligt, anti military theologist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1939 On September - 03 australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies announces that, as a consequence of Britain's declaration, Australia is also at war
1939 Britain and France declare war on Germany, starting World War 2 on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history britain declares war on Germany. France follows 6 hours later quickly joined by Australia, New Zealand, South Africa
1939 England and France declare war against Germany, during WWII on September - 03.
1939 On this day in history german U-boat sinks British passenger ship Athenia
1940 The birth of Pauline Collins, British actress on September - 03.
1940 The first showing of high definition color TV on this day in history.