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1st March 1692 (334 Years)
Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, and Tituba are arrested for witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts.
1st March 1872 (154 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established.
1st March 1872 (154 Years)
Yellowstone National Park is established.
1st March 1932 (94 Years)
Son of aviator Charles A. Lindbergh is kidnapped.
1st March 1932 (94 Years)
Son of aviator Charles A. Lindbergh is kidnapped.
1st March 1938 (88 Years)
Gabriele D'Annunzio, Italian poet, playwright and politician, died.
2nd March 1791 (235 Years)
John Wesley, Anglican cleric and founder of the Methodist Church, dies.
2nd March 1797 (229 Years)
Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford, also known as Horace Walpole, English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician, died.
2nd March 1895 (131 Years)
The French Impressionist Painter, Berthe Morisot died.
2nd March 1913 (113 Years)
National Woman's Party forms.
2nd March 1919 (107 Years)
The first Communist International or Third International meets in Moscow.
2nd March 1919 (107 Years)
Jennifer Jones, the actress, was born.
2nd March 1933 (93 Years)
King Kong premiers in New York City, USA, 85 years.
2nd March 1968 (58 Years)
Daniel Craig, English actor, was born.
2nd March 1991 (35 Years)
Serge Gainsbourg, French singer-songwriter, actor, and director, died.
3rd March 1816 (210 Years)
William James Blacklock, an English landscape painter, is born.
3rd March 1847 (179 Years)
Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who patented the first practical telephone. was born.
3rd March 1914 (112 Years)
Asger Jorn, Danish painter and founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA, was born.
3rd March 1938 (88 Years)
Oil is discovered in Saudi Arabia.
3rd March 1985 (41 Years)
NUM decided to end the Miner's strike.
3rd March 1996 (30 Years)
Marguerite Duras, a French writer of award-winning books such as L'Amant and film director, dies.
3rd March 2003 (23 Years)
Luis Marden, American photojournalist (b. 1913), died.
4th March 1193 (833 Years)
Saladin, Iraqi-Egyptian sultan who led the Muslim opposition to the Crusaders in the Levant, died.
4th March 1493 (533 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.
4th March 1890 (136 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.
4th March 1913 (113 Years)
Woodrow Wilson inaugurated as 28th president of the United States.
4th March 1916 (110 Years)
Franz Marc, German painter and printmaker, dies.
4th March 1916 (110 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.
4th March 1917 (109 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.".
4th March 1917 (109 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.".

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