On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1944

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

16th Academy Awards: "Casablanca", Jennifer Jones & Paul Lukas win

  • Fumes from locomotive stalled in a tunnel suffocate 521 in Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Katherine Crawford, actress (Captains & Kings, Gemini Man)
  • Leif Segerstam, composer
  • Uschi Glas, German actress