On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1909

Historical Events

  • Great Britain, France, Germany & Italy asks Serbia to set no territorial demands

Famous Birthdays

  • Hanoch Jacoby, composer
  • Jan Fabricius, Dutch playwright
  • Mel Ott, American Baseball Hall of Fame right fielder and manager (12 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1933; 6 × NL home run leader ; NY Giants), born in Gretna, Louisiana (d. 1958)
1909 Highlights

About March 2, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces