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 This day in History - March 3
501 Historic Events for March 3
1907

Canada Lee, NYC, actor (Lost Boundaries)

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1907

Joy Finzi, [Joyce A Black], British painter

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1908

Riccardo Nielsen, composer

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1909

Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators beat Montreal Wanderers, 8-3

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1909

Kenton Kilmer, poet/translator

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1909

Jay Morris Arena, inventor/pediatrician

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1911

1st US federal cemetery with Union and Rebel graves opens, Missouri

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1911

Francesco Siciliani, opera composer

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1911

Jean Harlow, [Harlean Carpentier], KS, 30s' sex goddess (Dinner at 8)

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1912

Joe Stydahar, NFL tackle (Chicago Bears)

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1913

Margaret AR Bonds, US pianist/composer/arranger

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1913

Roger Caillois, French writer (Les Jeux et les Hommes)

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1913

Ida B Wells-Barnett demonstrates for female suffrage in Washington DC

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1914

Martin Ritt, actor/director (Slugger's Wife, End of the Game)

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1915

Natl Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NASA forerunner) created

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1915

George Brian Snape, businessman/rugby league entrepreneur

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1917

Congress passes 1st excess profits tax on corporations

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1917

Bert van Aerschot, Flemish writer (Elevator, Women)

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1917

Great monarch Michael resigns after 1 day as czar

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1917

Nicholas II, last Russian tsar, abdicates (OS)

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1918

Arnold Newman, photographer (Faces USA)

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1918

Richard G”ring's "Seeschlacht," premieres in Berlin

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1918

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk: Germany, Austria and Russia sign

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1918

Frank Wigglesworth, composer

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1918

Arthur Kornberg, US biochemist (Nobel 1959)

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