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 This day in History - March 3
501 Historic Events for March 3
1919

1st international air mail service from US, Seattle-Victoria, BC

Event
1919

Communist Party in Germany announces a general strike

Event
1920

Julius Boros, golfer (PGA Champ 1968, US Open 1952, 63)

Birth
1920

James Doohan, Vancouver BC, actor (Montgomery Scott-Star Trek)

Birth
1920

Montreal Canadiens scores NHL record 16 goals beating Quebec Bulldogs

Event
1921

Toronto's Dr Banting and Dr Best announce discovery of insulin

Event
1921

Junior Parker, Arkansas, blues vocalist/songwriter (Mystery Train)

Birth
1921

Allen Ginsberg, beat generation poet (1969 Arts and Letters Award)

Birth
1921

Diana Barrymore, NYC, actress (Nightmare, Lady Courageous, Fired Wife)

Birth
1921

Petrus Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam museum), dies at 93

Death
1922

Italian fascists occupy Fiume and Rijeka

Event
1922

WWJ-AM in Detroit MI begins radio transmissions

Event
1922

Kazimierz Serocki, composer

Birth
1923

US Senate rejects membership in Intl Court of Justice, The Hague

Event
1923

Time magazine publishes 1st issue [or March 23]

Event
1924

Sean O'Casey's "Juno and the Paycock," premieres in Dublin

Event
1924

German and Turkish friendship/trade treaty signed

Event
1925

Enzo Stuarti, Italy, singer (Yesterday)

Birth
1925

Richard Vernon, England, actor (Servant, Gandhi, Hard Days Night)

Birth
1926

James Ingram Merrill, US poet/author (Scripts for the Pageant)

Birth
1926

Cyril Metodej Hrazdira, composer, dies at 58

Death
1926

International Greyhound Racing Association formed (Miami, Fla)

Event
1927

John McLaughlin, commentator (McLaughlin Report)

Birth
1927

Frank Singleton, librarian

Birth
1927

Charles O Whitley, (Rep-D-NC, 1977- )

Birth