March 2, 1939 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Eugenio Pacelli chosen as Pope Pius XII
  • Massachusetts Legislature votes to ratify the US Bill of Rights - 147 years late

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Howard Carter, British archaeologist and egyptologist who found King Tutankhamun's tomb, dies at 65

Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard Carter
Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun
Howard Carter