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What Happened on March 3, 1904

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany becomes the first person to make a sound recording of a political document, using Thomas Edison's cylinder

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II
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