Historical Events on March 2nd, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Rosetta space probe is launched by the European Space Agency to study comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko with Philae lander module aboard
  • Voters in the U.S. state of Georgia vote on a referendum concerning its Confederacy-derived flag.
  • War in Iraq: Al Qaeda carries out the Ashoura Massacre in Iraq, killing 170 and wounding over 500.