March 2, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1st automatic street light (New Milford, Ct)
  • Lucky Lady II (USAF B-50 Superfortress), completes 1st nonstop round- the-world flight at Fort Worth, Texas, covering 23,452-mis in 94 hrs

Deaths in History

  • Sarojini Naidu, Indian freedom fighter and poet, dies at 70