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 This day in History - March 2
401 Historic Events for March 2
1913

Godfried [Jan Arnold] Bomans, Dutch humorist/writer (Pieter Bas)

Birth
1913

Marjorie Weaver, Crossville Tennessee, actress (Young Mr Lincoln)

Birth
1915

Lona Andre, actress (Case of Baby Sitter)

Birth
1915

British vice adm Carden begins bombing of Dardanelles forts

Event
1915

Vladmir Jabotinsky forms a Jewish military force to fight in Palestine

Event
1916

Bernard George Stevens, composer

Birth
1916

Anne Vondeling, Dutch politician (PvdA)

Birth
1916

Elisabeth OL, [Carmen Sylva], Queen of Romania, dies at 72

Death
1917

Jim Konstanty, baseball player (NL MVP 1950)

Birth
1917

Jones Act: Puerto Rico territory created, US citizenship granted

Event
1917

John Gardner, composer

Birth
1917

Desi Arnaz, Santiago Cuba, actor (I Love Lucy)

Birth
1918

NY Yankees purchase 1st baseman George Burns from Detroit Tigers and immediately trades him to Phila A's

Event
1918

Peter O'Sullevan, Ireland, horse racing commentator

Birth
1919

Tamara Toumanova, dancer

Birth
1919

Jennifer Jones, [Phyllis Isley], Okla, actress (Farewell to Arms)

Birth
1919

Eddie Lawrence, comedian

Birth
1919

1st congress of Communist International opens at the Kremlin

Event
1920

Karel Cap‚k's "Loupeznik," premieres in Prague

Event
1920

Enrique Franco, composer

Birth
1921

Robert Wilfred Levick Simpson, composer

Birth
1922

WBAP-AM, Fort Worth Texas, begins broadcasting

Event
1922

Eric Feldbush, composer

Birth
1922

Mario Zafred, composer

Birth
1922

WLW-AM in Cincinnati OH begins radio transmissions

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