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 This day in History - March 2
401 Historic Events for March 2
1923

Time magazine debuts

Event
1923

"Doc" Watson, bluegrass musician

Birth
1923

Robert H Michel, (Rep-R-IL, 1957- )

Birth
1923

Don Taylor, cricketer (NZ 3 Tests, Auck stands w/Sutcliffe in Wisden)

Birth
1924

Albert TLCA Vogel, Dutch elocutionist

Birth
1924

R‚nos Apostolidis, Greek author/poet (Katigor¢)

Birth
1925

Nationwide road numbering system and US shield marker adopted

Event
1925

Japan's House of Representatives recognizes male suffrage

Event
1925

Dutch Socialists demand drastic disarmament

Event
1925

SDAP-Second-Faction of parliament demands drastic disarmament

Event
1927

Witold Szalonec, composer

Birth
1927

Siegfried Kohler, composer

Birth
1927

Babe Ruth becomes highest paid baseball player ($70,000 per year)

Event
1928

Philip K Dick, writer

Birth
1929

Donald Gosling, English parkeerplaatsenmagnaat/multi-millionaire

Birth
1929

Congress creates Court of Customs and Patent Appeals

Event
1929

Chicago Black Hawks shut-out for NHL record 8th straight game

Event
1930

1st US indoor glider flight, St Louis Terminal Building

Event
1930

David H Lawrence, poet/writer (Lady Chatterley's Lover), dies at 44

Death
1930

Jan van Noor, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA)

Birth
1930

John Cullum, Knoxville, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure)

Birth
1931

Tom Wolfe, Richmond Va, journalist/author (Right Stuff)

Birth
1931

Duane E Graveline, Newport Vt, astronaut

Birth
1931

Mikhail S Gorbachev, Privolnoye USSR, Soviet sec-gen (1985-91)

Birth
1933

Most powerful earthquake in 180 years hit Japan

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