On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1918

Historical Events

Sports History

Joe Malone goes scoreless in Montreal Canadiens' 5-3 season-ending loss to Toronto Arenas; finishes the first NHL season with 44 goals, a record that stands until 1944-45

Famous Deaths

  • Hubert Howe Bancroft, American historian, ethnologist (History of Pacific States), dies at 85
1918 Highlights

About March 2, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces