On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1929

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Hainsworth becomes first NHL goaltender to record 20 shutouts in one season when the Montreal Canadiens beat the visiting Boston Bruins, 3-0; ends season with 22

NHL Goalie George Hainsworth
NHL Goalie
George Hainsworth
  • US Congress creates Court of Customs & Patent Appeals

Famous Birthdays

  • Sir Donald Gosling, British former-Chairman of "National Car Parks" and multi-millionaire, born in England
1929 Highlights

About March 2, 1929

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces