What Happened on March 2, 1899

Historical Events

  • President McKinley signs bill creating Mt Rainier National Park (5th in US)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harald Søltoft Agersnap, Danish cellist, pianist, conductor, and composer (Royal Danish Theatre, 1931-66), born in Vinding, Denmark  (d. 1982)
  • Pattie Menzies, Australian wife of PM Robert Menzies, born in Alexandra, Australia (d. 1995)
Born in 1899
1899 Highlights

About March 2, 1899

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces