March 4, 2001 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Hintze Ribeiro disaster, a bridge collapses in northern Portugal, killing up to 70 people.
  • Tests in recent days confirm the world's largest oil find in three decades in the Kashagan field in the Caspian Sea

Deaths in History

  • Fred Lasswell, American cartoonist (b. 1916)
  • Harold Stassen, American politician, dies at 93
  • Jim Rhodes, Governor of Ohio (b. 1909)