What Happened on March 2, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

86th Academy Awards: "12 Years a Slave," Matthew McConaughey & Cate Blanchett win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Vladimir Putin receives unanimous approval from Russia's parliament to send troops to the Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin
Russian President
Vladimir Putin

Famous Deaths

  • Justin Kaplan, American editor and biographer (Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain - Pulitzer Price 1967), dies at 88