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 This day in History - March 3
501 Historic Events for March 3
1895

Ragnar Frisch, Norway, economist (1st Nobel prize in economy-1969)

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1895

Alex[ander] Nearmolen, composer

Birth
1895

Robert Gordon, Ks, actor (Loveless)

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1895

Alexander Nicholas Voormolen, Dutch composer

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1895

Juanita Hansen, Iowa, actress (Fast Company, Broadway Love)

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1896

... Dabormida, Italian general (Eritrea), dies of injuries

Death
1897

Jose Moreno Gans, composer

Birth
1899

Congress authorizes Lafayette silver dollar

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1899

Alfred M Gruenther, US, commanding general (NATO, 1953-56)

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1899

Juri Olescha, writer

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1899

George Dewey becomes 1st in US with rank of Admiral of the Navy

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1900

Edna Best, Hove England, actress (Key, Calendar, Escape, Intermezzo)

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1900

US Steel Corporation organizes

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1901

Congress creates National Bureau of Standards, in Dept of Commerce

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1902

Ruby Dandridge, Memphis Tenn, actress (Father of the Bride)

Birth
1902

Isaac D France van de Putte, Dutch premier (1866), dies at 79

Death
1903

North Carolina becomes 1st state requiring registration of nurses

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1903

Rabbe A Enckell, Fins author/poet (Lutad about Brunnen)

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1903

Gilbert Adrian, [Greenberg], Naugatuck CT, costume designer

Birth
1905

US Forest Service forms

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1906

Vuia I aircraft built by Romanian Traja Vuia tested in France

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1906

Krishnarao Shiva Shelvankar, journalist/diplomat

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1906

Artur Lundkvist, Swedish writer/Swedish Academy (Agadir)

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1906

Donald Novis, Hastings England, actor (Monte Carlo)

Birth
1907

Aar van de Werfhorst, [Pieter G Jansen], Dutch writer

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