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 This day in History - March 3
501 Historic Events for March 3
1885

American Telephone and Telegraph (ATandT) incorporates

Event
1885

1st US state (Calif) establishes a permanent forest commission

Event
1886

James Friskin, composer

Birth
1886

Reginald Owen Morris, composer

Birth
1887

American Protective Assn forms (anti-Catholic) in Clinton Iowa

Event
1887

Anne Sullivan begins teaching 6 year old blind-deaf Helen Keller

Event
1889

Fritz Behrend, composer

Birth
1889

Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49

Death
1890

Norman Bethune, Canada, Doctor in Spain and China

Birth
1891

Jan Donner, Dutch minister of Justice/president High Council

Birth
1891

Federico Moreno Torroba, composer

Birth
1891

Office of Superintendent of Immigration (Treasury Dept) created

Event
1891

Congress creates Office of Supt of Immigration (Treasury Dept)

Event
1891

Congress creates US Courts of Appeal

Event
1892

1st cattle tuberculosis test in US made, Villa Nova, Penn

Event
1892

Rui Coelho, composer

Birth
1892

Edmund Lowe, actor (Black Sheep, Good Sam, Dillinger, Hot Pepper)

Birth
1893

Karel Lotsy, Dutch insurance director/Olympic-chief d'‚quipe

Birth
1893

Bill Nestell, CA, actor (Dangerous Venture, Buckskin Frontier)

Birth
1893

Congress authorizes 1st federal road agency, in Dept of Agriculture

Event
1893

Columbian Isabella silver quarter authorized

Event
1893

Beatrice Wood, potter/artist/author

Birth
1894

1st Greek-language publication in US begins, "NY Atlantis"

Event
1894

4th and last British government of Gladstone resigns

Event
1895

Matthew B Ridgway, US gen (WW II/China/Nicaragua/Korea/NATO)

Birth