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1st March 1872 (147 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established. 145 years.
1st March 1872 (147 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established. 145 years.
1st March 1932 (87 Years)
Son of aviator Charles A. Lindbergh is kidnapped. 85 years.
1st March 1932 (87 Years)
Son of aviator Charles A. Lindbergh is kidnapped. 85 years.
1st March 1938 (81 Years)
Gabriele D'Annunzio, Italian poet, playwright and politician, died. 80 years.
2nd March 1791 (228 Years)
John Wesley, Anglican cleric and founder of the Methodist Church, dies. 225 years.
2nd March 1797 (222 Years)
Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford, also known as Horace Walpole, English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician, died. 220 years.
2nd March 1895 (124 Years)
The French Impressionist Painter, Berthe Morisot died. 125 years.
2nd March 1913 (106 Years)
National Woman's Party forms. 110 years.
2nd March 1919 (100 Years)
The first Communist International or Third International meets in Moscow. 100 years
2nd March 1919 (100 Years)
Jennifer Jones, the actress, was born. 100 years
2nd March 1933 (86 Years)
King Kong premiers in New York City, USA, 85 years.
2nd March 1968 (51 Years)
Daniel Craig, English actor, was born. 50 years.
2nd March 1991 (28 Years)
Serge Gainsbourg, French singer-songwriter, actor, and director, died. 25 years.
3rd March 1816 (203 Years)
William James Blacklock, an English landscape painter, is born. 200 years.
3rd March 1847 (172 Years)
Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who patented the first practical telephone. was born. 170 years
3rd March 1914 (105 Years)
Asger Jorn, Danish painter and founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA, was born. 110 years.
3rd March 1938 (81 Years)
Oil is discovered in Saudi Arabia. 80 years.
3rd March 1985 (34 Years)
NUM decided to end the Miner's strike. 35 years.
3rd March 1996 (23 Years)
Marguerite Duras, a French writer of award-winning books such as L'Amant and film director, dies. 20 years.
3rd March 2003 (16 Years)
Luis Marden, American photojournalist (b. 1913), died. 20 years.
4th March 1193 (826 Years)
Saladin, Iraqi-Egyptian sultan who led the Muslim opposition to the Crusaders in the Levant, died. 825 years.
4th March 1493 (526 Years)
Christopher Columbus arrives back in Lisbon, Portugal, aboard his ship Niña from his voyage to what is now The Bahamas and other islands in the Caribbean. 525 years.
4th March 1890 (129 Years)
The longest bridge in Great Britain, the Forth Rail Bridge in Scotland, measuring 1,710 feet (520 m) long, is opened by the Prince of Wales, who later becomes King Edward VII. 130 years.
4th March 1913 (106 Years)
Woodrow Wilson inaugurated as 28th president of the United States. 110 years.
4th March 1916 (103 Years)
Franz Marc, German painter and printmaker, dies. 100 years.
4th March 1916 (103 Years)
Franz Marc, a German painter and printmaker, one of the key figures of the German Expressionist movement and a founding member of Der Blaue Reiter, died in France. 100 years.
4th March 1917 (102 Years)
Jeannette Rankin, first woman elected to hold national office in the United States: "I may be the first woman member of Congress but I won’t be the last.". 100 years.
4th March 1917 (102 Years)
Jeannette Rankin, first woman elected to hold national office in the United States: "I may be the first woman member of Congress but I won’t be the last.". 100 years.
4th March 1918 (101 Years)
The USS Cyclops departs from Barbados and is never seen again, lost in the Bermuda Triangle. 100 years.

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