On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1904

Historical Events

  • Gabriele d'Annunzio's "La figlia di Iorio" premieres in Milan
  • Stanley Cup, Montreal Arena, Westmount, Quebec: Montreal Wanderers and Ottawa HC tie, 5-5; Montreal disqualified for refusing to play second game in Ottawa

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss [Theodor Geisel], American children's author (The Cat in the Hat, Green Eggs and Ham), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1991)

Children's Author Dr. Seuss
Children's Author
Dr. Seuss

1904 Highlights

About March 2, 1904

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 7 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces