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March 4th, 2051 (March 04 2051)EventNero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth).
March 4th, 2008 (March 04 2008)DeathGary Gygax, Fantasy author and role-playing games creator. (born in 1938)Gary Gygax Quotes
March 4th, 2008 (March 04 2008)DeathElena Nathanael, Greek film actress (born in 1941)
March 4th, 2008 (March 04 2008)DeathLeonard Rosenman, American film, television and concert composer (born in 1924)
March 4th, 2008 (March 04 2008)DeathSemka Sokolovic-Bertok, Yugoslavian-born Croatian actress (born in 1935)
March 4th, 2008 (March 04 2008)DeathGeorge Walter, former Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda (born in 1928)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)EventEstonian parliamentary election, 2007: Approximately 30,000 voters take advantage of electronic voting in Estonia, the world s first nationwide voting where part of the votecasting is allowed in the form of remote electronic voting via the Internet.
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathNatalie Bodanya (Natalie Bodanskaya), American soprano (born in 1908)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathThomas Eagleton, American politician (born in 1929)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathBob Hattoy, American activist (born in 1950)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathRichard Joseph, British games soundtrack composer (born in 1954)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathSunil Kumar Mahato, Indian parliamentarian (born in 1966)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathTadeusz Nalepa, Polish composer, guitar player, vocalist and lyricist (born in 1934)
March 4th, 2007 (March 04 2007)DeathIan Wooldridge, British sports journalist (born in 1932)
March 4th, 2006 (March 04 2006)EventFinal contact attempt with Pioneer 10 by the Deep Space Network. No response was received.
March 4th, 2006 (March 04 2006)DeathRoman Ogaza, Polish footballer (born in 1952)
March 4th, 2006 (March 04 2006)DeathJohn Reynolds Gardiner, American engineer (born in 1944)
March 4th, 2006 (March 04 2006)DeathDave Rose, American artist (born in 1910)
March 4th, 2006 (March 04 2006)DeathEdgar Valter, Estonian illustrator/cartoonist (born in 1929)
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)EventThe car of released Italian hostage Giuliana Sgrena is fired on by US soldiers in Iraq, causing the death of an Italian Secret Service Agent and injuring two passengers.
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)EventUnited Nations warns that about 90 million Africans could be infected by the HIV virus in the future without further action against the spread of the disease.
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)DeathNicola Calipari, Italian secret service agent (born in 1953)
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)DeathRobert Consoli, American actor and musician (born in 1964)
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)DeathUna Hale, Australian soprano (born in 1922)
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)DeathYuriy Kravchenko, Ukrainian statesman (born in 1951)
March 4th, 2005 (March 04 2005)DeathCarlos Sherman, Uruguayan-born writer (born in 1934)
March 4th, 2004 (March 04 2004)DeathJohn McGeoch, Scottish musician (born in 1955)John Scott Quotes
March 4th, 2004 (March 04 2004)DeathClaude Nougaro, French singer (born in 1929)
March 4th, 2004 (March 04 2004)DeathGeorge Pake, American physicist (born in 1924)
March 4th, 2004 (March 04 2004)DeathStephen Sprouse, American fashion designer (born in 1953)
March 4th, 2003 (March 04 2003)DeathJaba Ioseliani, Georgian bank robber (born in 1926)
March 4th, 2003 (March 04 2003)DeathSebastien Japrisot, French author, screenwriter and film director (born in 1931)
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)EventCanada bans human embryo cloning but permits government-funded scientists to use embryos left over from fertility treatment or abortions.
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)EventMultinational Force in Afghanistan: Seven American Special Operations Forces soldiers are killed as they attempt to infiltrate the Shahi Kot Valley on a low-flying helicopter reconnaissance mission.
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)DeathClaire Davenport, English actress (born in 1933)
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)DeathEric Flynn, British actor/singer (born in 1939)
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)DeathElyne Mitchell, Australian author (born in 1913)
March 4th, 2002 (March 04 2002)DeathVelibor Vasovic, Yugoslavian footballer (born in 1939)
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)Event4 March 2001 BBC bombing: a massive car bomb explodes in front of the BBC Television Centre in London, seriously injuring 11 people. The attack was attributed to the Real IRA.
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)EventHintze Ribeiro disaster, a bridge collapses in northern Portugal, killing up to 70 people.
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)DeathGlenn Hughes, American singer (The Village People) (born in 1950)
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)DeathFred Lasswell, American cartoonist (born in 1916)
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)DeathJim Rhodes, Governor of Ohio (born in 1909)
March 4th, 2001 (March 04 2001)DeathHarold Stassen, American politician (born in 1907)
March 4th, 1999 (March 04 1999)DeathHarry Blackmun, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (born in 1908)
March 4th, 1999 (March 04 1999)DeathDel Close, American actor (born in 1934)
March 4th, 1999 (March 04 1999)DeathKarel van het Reve, Dutch writer (born in 1921)
March 4th, 1998 (March 04 1998)EventGay rights: Oncale v. Sundowner Offshore Services: The Supreme Court of the United States rules that federal laws banning on-the-job sexual harassment also apply when both parties are the same sex.
March 4th, 1997 (March 04 1997)EventUS President Bill Clinton bans federally funded human cloning research.Bill Clinton Quotes
March 4th, 1997 (March 04 1997)DeathRobert H. Dicke, American physicist (born in 1916)
March 4th, 1997 (March 04 1997)DeathCarey Loftin, American actor/stuntman (born in 1914)
March 4th, 1996 (March 04 1996)DeathMinnie Pearl, American comedian (born in 1912)
March 4th, 1995 (March 04 1995)DeathEden Ahbez, American composer (born in 1908)Eden Ahbez Quotes
March 4th, 1994 (March 04 1994)EventSpace shuttle STS-62 (Columbia 16) launches into orbit.
March 4th, 1994 (March 04 1994)EventBosnia s Croats and Moslems sign an agreement to form a federation in a loose economic union with Croatia.
March 4th, 1994 (March 04 1994)DeathJohn Candy, Canadian comedian (born in 1950)
March 4th, 1993 (March 04 1993)BirthJenna Boyd, American actress
March 4th, 1993 (March 04 1993)BirthAlice Jones, British actress
March 4th, 1993 (March 04 1993)BirthAbigail Mavity, American actress
March 4th, 1993 (March 04 1993)BirthYves Michel-Beneche, American actor
March 4th, 1993 (March 04 1993)DeathArt Hodes, American jazz pianist (born in 1904)
March 4th, 1992 (March 04 1992)BirthJazmin Grace Grimaldi, daughter of Albert II, Prince of Monaco
March 4th, 1992 (March 04 1992)DeathArt Babbitt, American animator (born in 1907)
March 4th, 1991 (March 04 1991)EventSheikh Saad Al-Abdallah Al-Salim Al-Sabah, the Prime Minister of Kuwait, returned to his country for the first time since Iraq s invasion.
March 4th, 1991 (March 04 1991)BirthDiandra Newlin, American actress, singer, and fashion model
March 4th, 1990 (March 04 1990)BirthAndrea Bowen, American actress
March 4th, 1990 (March 04 1990)DeathHank Gathers, American basketball player (born in 1967)
March 4th, 1989 (March 04 1989)DeathTiny Grimes, American jazz and R&B guitarist (born in 1916)
March 4th, 1986 (March 04 1986)BirthMargo Harshman, American actress
March 4th, 1986 (March 04 1986)BirthTom De Mul, Belgian footballer
March 4th, 1986 (March 04 1986)BirthBohdan Shust, Ukrainian footballer
March 4th, 1986 (March 04 1986)DeathHoward Greenfield, American songwriter (born in 1936)
March 4th, 1986 (March 04 1986)DeathRichard Manuel, Canadian musician (The Band) (born in 1943)
March 4th, 1985 (March 04 1985)EventThe Food and Drug Administration approves a blood test for AIDS, used since then for screening all blood donations in the United States.
March 4th, 1985 (March 04 1985)BirthChinedum Ndukwe, American football player
March 4th, 1984 (March 04 1984)BirthAi Iwamura, Japanese actress
March 4th, 1984 (March 04 1984)BirthZak Whitbread, American-born English soccer player
March 4th, 1984 (March 04 1984)DeathErnest Buckler, Canadian novelist (born in 1908)
March 4th, 1984 (March 04 1984)DeathJewel Carmen, American actress (born in 1897)
March 4th, 1984 (March 04 1984)DeathGeoffrey Lumsden, British actor (born in 1914)
March 4th, 1983 (March 04 1983)BirthMax Vergara Poeti, Colombian writer
March 4th, 1983 (March 04 1983)BirthRyan Lonie, Australian football player.
March 4th, 1982 (March 04 1982)EventNASA launches "Intelsat V".
March 4th, 1982 (March 04 1982)BirthMariano Altuna, Argentine racing driver
March 4th, 1982 (March 04 1982)BirthLandon Donovan, American soccer player
March 4th, 1981 (March 04 1981)BirthCarol Banawa, Filipino singer and celebrity
March 4th, 1981 (March 04 1981)BirthDonny Tourette, English punk rock singer (Towers of London)
March 4th, 1981 (March 04 1981)DeathYip Harburg, American lyricist (born in 1896)
March 4th, 1981 (March 04 1981)DeathTorin Thatcher, Indian actor (born in 1905)
March 4th, 1980 (March 04 1980)EventNationalist leader Robert Mugabe wins a sweeping election victory to become Zimbabwe s first black prime minister.Robert Mugabe Quotes
March 4th, 1980 (March 04 1980)BirthOmar Bravo, Mexican footballer
March 4th, 1980 (March 04 1980)BirthJung Da Bin, South Korean actress (died in 2007)
March 4th, 1980 (March 04 1980)BirthJack Hannahan, American baseball player
March 4th, 1980 (March 04 1980)BirthArash Markazi, American sportswriter
March 4th, 1979 (March 04 1979)EventThe first encyclical written by Pope John Paul II, Redemptor Hominis (Latin for "The Redeemer of Man") is promulgated less than five months after his installation as pope.
March 4th, 1979 (March 04 1979)BirthBen Fouhy, New Zealand flatwater canoeist
March 4th, 1979 (March 04 1979)BirthGeoff Huegill, Australian swimmer
March 4th, 1979 (March 04 1979)BirthJon Fratelli, Scottish singer (The Fratellis)
March 4th, 1979 (March 04 1979)DeathWilli Unsoeld, American mountain climber (born in 1926)
March 4th, 1978 (March 04 1978)BirthNate Ackerman, British-American logician and wrestler
March 4th, 1978 (March 04 1978)BirthPierre Dagenais, Canadian ice hockey player
March 4th, 1978 (March 04 1978)BirthDenis Dallan, Italian rugby union footballer
March 4th, 1978 (March 04 1978)BirthRachel Roberts, Canadian model and actress
March 4th, 1978 (March 04 1978)DeathWesley Bolin, former Governor of the U.S. State of Arizona (born in 1909)
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)EventThe 1977 Bucharest Earthquake in southern and eastern Europe kills more than 1,500.
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)EventThe first Cray-1 supercomputer is shipped to the Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico.
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)BirthAna Gabriela Guevara, Mexican athlete
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)BirthJuha Helppi, Finnish professional poker player
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)BirthDaniel Klewer, German footballer
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)BirthJason Marsalis, American musician
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)DeathAndres Caicedo, Colombian writer (born in 1951)
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)DeathToma Caragiu, Romanian actor (born in 1925)
March 4th, 1977 (March 04 1977)DeathLutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk, German politician and former Chancellor of Germany (born in 1887)
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)EventThe Northern Ireland Constitutional Convention is formally dissolved in Northern Ireland resulting in direct rule of Northern Ireland from London via the British parliament.
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)BirthHiram Bocachica, Puerto Rican baseball player
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)BirthSean Covel, American film producer
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)BirthScott Sturgeon (Stza Crack), American musician (Choking Victim and Leftover Crack)
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)BirthThierry Renaer, Belgian field hockey player
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)BirthVic Wunderle, American archer
March 4th, 1976 (March 04 1976)DeathWalter H. Schottky, German physicist (born in 1886)
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthKirsten Bolm, German hurdler
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthPatrick Femerling, German-born professional basketball player
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthKim Jung-Eun, South Korean actress
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthMyrna Veenstra, Dutch field hockey player
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthAntti Aalto, Finnish ice hockey player
March 4th, 1975 (March 04 1975)BirthHawksley Workman, Canadian rock singer-songwriter
March 4th, 1974 (March 04 1974)BirthICS Vortex (Simen Hestn?s), Norwegian vocalist (Arcturus)
March 4th, 1974 (March 04 1974)BirthKarol Kucera, Slovak tennis player
March 4th, 1974 (March 04 1974)BirthAriel Ortega, Argentine footballer
March 4th, 1974 (March 04 1974)BirthTommy Phelps, American baseball player
March 4th, 1974 (March 04 1974)DeathAdolph Gottlieb, American painter (born in 1903)
March 4th, 1973 (March 04 1973)BirthSummer Cummings, American actress
March 4th, 1973 (March 04 1973)BirthPhillip Daniels, American footballer
March 4th, 1973 (March 04 1973)BirthLen Wiseman, American director
March 4th, 1973 (March 04 1973)DeathSamuel Tolansky, British scientist and expert on spectroscopy (born in 1907)
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)EventLibya and the Soviet Union sign a cooperation treaty.
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)BirthPae Gil-Su, North Korean gymnast
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)BirthIvy Queen, American composer and singer
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)BirthRobert Smith, American footballer
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)BirthJos Verstappen, Dutch Formula One driver
March 4th, 1972 (March 04 1972)BirthAlison Wheeler, British singer (The Beautiful South)
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthIain Baird, Canadian soccer player
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthFergal Lawler, Irish drummer (The Cranberries)
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthSatoshi Motoyama, Japanese racing driver
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthShavar Ross, American actor-turned film director, writer, film producer and editor
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthNick Stabile, American actor
March 4th, 1971 (March 04 1971)BirthJovan Stankovic, Serbian footballer
March 4th, 1970 (March 04 1970)EventFrench submarine Eurydice explodes.
March 4th, 1970 (March 04 1970)BirthAndrea Bendewald, American actress
March 4th, 1970 (March 04 1970)BirthAlex Criville, Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle road racer
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthChastity Bono, American actress and gay rights activist Bono Quotes
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthPierluigi Casiraghi, Italian football manager
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthAnnie Shizuka Inoh, Taiwanese actress
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthFrank Nicotero, American comedian
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthStina Nordenstam, Swedish experimental pop singer, songwriter and musician
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthPatrick Roach, Canadian actor
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)BirthJason Townsend, American artist and record producer
March 4th, 1969 (March 04 1969)DeathNicholas Schenck, Russian-born film empresario (born in 1881)
March 4th, 1968 (March 04 1968)BirthGiovanni Carrara, Venezuelan baseball player
March 4th, 1968 (March 04 1968)BirthPatsy Kensit, English actress
March 4th, 1968 (March 04 1968)BirthKyriakos Mitsotakis, Greek politician
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)BirthDaryll Cullinan, South African cricketer
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)BirthEvan Dando, American musician (The Lemonheads)
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)BirthAndrew Osmond, English writer
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)BirthKubilay Turky?lmaz, former Turkish-Swiss footballer
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)DeathVladan Desnica, Croatian and Serbian writer (born in 1905)
March 4th, 1967 (March 04 1967)DeathMichel Plancherel, Swiss mathematician (born in 1885)
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)EventCanadian Pacific Air Lines DC-8-43 explodes on landing at Tokyo International Airport, killing 64 people.
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthDaniela Amavia, Greek-American actress and international model
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthSteve Bastoni, Italian Australian actor
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthEmese Hunyady, Hungarian speed skater
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthKevin Johnson, American basketball player
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthDav Pilkey, American author
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthGrand Puba, American rapper
March 4th, 1966 (March 04 1966)BirthWash West, English gay porn film director
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthPaul W. S. Anderson, English filmmaker
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthAndrew Collins, English journalist, scriptwriter and broadcaster
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthStacy Edwards, American actress
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthGary Helms, American country singer
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthKhaled Hosseini, Afghan author and physician
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthWestBam (Maximillian Lenz), German rave techno DJ
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthYuri Lonchakov, Russian cosmonaut
March 4th, 1965 (March 04 1965)BirthJonathan Shearer, Scottish castaway
March 4th, 1964 (March 04 1964)BirthTom Lampkin, American baseball player
March 4th, 1964 (March 04 1964)BirthPaolo Virzi, Italian screenwriter and director
March 4th, 1963 (March 04 1963)BirthBarbara Bubula, Polish politician
March 4th, 1963 (March 04 1963)BirthJaney Lee Grace, English singer, author, television presenter and radio disc jockeyJane Ace Quotes
March 4th, 1963 (March 04 1963)BirthJason Newsted, American bassist (former Metallica, now Voivod)
March 4th, 1963 (March 04 1963)BirthDaniel Roebuck, American actor
March 4th, 1963 (March 04 1963)DeathWilliam Carlos Williams, American poet (born in 1883)William Carlos Williams Quotes
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)EventUnited States Atomic Energy Commission announces that the first atomic power plant at McMurdo Station in Antarctica is in operation.
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)BirthSimon Bisley, British comic book artist
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)BirthLolo Ferrari, French actress (died in 2000)
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)BirthGreg Kragen, American footballer
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)BirthDavid Sparrow, English actor
March 4th, 1962 (March 04 1962)DeathGeorge Mogridge, Major League Baseball pitcher (born in 1889)
March 4th, 1961 (March 04 1961)BirthSabine Everts, former German track athlete
March 4th, 1961 (March 04 1961)BirthRay Mancini, American boxer
March 4th, 1961 (March 04 1961)BirthSteven Weber, American actor
March 4th, 1961 (March 04 1961)BirthRoger Wessels, South African golfer
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)EventFrench freighter La Coubre explodes in Havana, Cuba killing 100. Fidel Castro blames the U.S.Fidel Castro Quotes
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)BirthMikko Kuustonen, Finnish singer and songwriter
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)BirthJohn Mugabi, Ugandan boxer
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)BirthChristina Sussiek, former German athlete
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)BirthMykelti Williamson, American actor
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)DeathHerbert O Conor, 51st Governor of the US State of Maryland (born in 1896)
March 4th, 1960 (March 04 1960)DeathLeonard Warren, American baritone (born in 1911)
March 4th, 1959 (March 04 1959)EventU.S. Pioneer 4 misses Moon and becomes the second (U.S. first) artificial planet.
March 4th, 1959 (March 04 1959)BirthRick Ardon, Australian news presenter
March 4th, 1959 (March 04 1959)DeathMaxey Long, American athlete (born in 1878)
March 4th, 1958 (March 04 1958)BirthPatricia Heaton, American actress
March 4th, 1958 (March 04 1958)BirthLennie Lee, British artist
March 4th, 1957 (March 04 1957)EventThe S&P 500 stock market index is introduced, replacing the S&P 90.
March 4th, 1957 (March 04 1957)BirthJim Dwyer, American journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner
March 4th, 1957 (March 04 1957)BirthRick Mast, American NASCAR driver
March 4th, 1956 (March 04 1956)BirthKermit Driscoll, American jazz bassist
March 4th, 1955 (March 04 1955)BirthRowland Charles Gould (Boon Gould) English musician (Level 42)
March 4th, 1955 (March 04 1955)BirthDominique Pinon, French actor
March 4th, 1955 (March 04 1955)BirthJames Weaver, English race car driver
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)EventPeter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, announces the first successful kidney transplant.
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthMark Chorvinsky, American author and editor (died in 2005)
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthFrancois Fillon, French politician, Prime Minister of France
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthPeter Jacobsen, American professional golfer
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthCatherine O Hara, Canadian actress
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthIrina Ratushinskaya, Russian writer and dissident
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthWillie Thorne, English snooker player
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)BirthAdrian Zmed, American actor
March 4th, 1954 (March 04 1954)DeathNoel Gay, English composer, (born in 1898)
March 4th, 1953 (March 04 1953)BirthEmilio Estefan, Cuban percussionist
March 4th, 1953 (March 04 1953)BirthScott Hicks, Ugandan-born film director
March 4th, 1953 (March 04 1953)BirthPawel Janas, Polish football manager and former footballer
March 4th, 1953 (March 04 1953)BirthKay Lenz, American actress
March 4th, 1953 (March 04 1953)BirthChris Smith, American politician
March 4th, 1952 (March 04 1952)BirthRonn Moss, American actor
March 4th, 1952 (March 04 1952)BirthUmberto Tozzi, Italian singer
March 4th, 1952 (March 04 1952)DeathCharles Scott Sherrington, English scientist, Nobel laureate (born in 1857)
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthEdelgard Bulmahn, German politician
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthKenny Dalglish, Scottish footballer and manager
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthTheresa Hak Kyung Cha, American novelist (died in 1982)
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthSam Perlozzo, American Major League Baseball manager (Baltimore Orioles)
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthMike Quarry, American light heavyweight boxer (died in 2006)
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthChris Rea, English singer
March 4th, 1951 (March 04 1951)BirthLinda Yamamoto, Japanese singer
March 4th, 1950 (March 04 1950)BirthOfelia Medina, Mexican actress and screenwriter
March 4th, 1950 (March 04 1950)BirthRick Perry, Governor of Texas
March 4th, 1950 (March 04 1950)DeathAdam Rainer, the only man in recorded human history ever to have been both a dwarf and a giant (born in 1899)
March 4th, 1949 (March 04 1949)BirthCarroll Baker, Canadian country singer and songwriter
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthLindy Chamberlain, Australian author
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthJames Ellroy, American writer
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthTom Grieve, American baseball player
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthLeron Lee, American baseball player
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthJean O Leary, American gay and lesbian rights activist and politician (died in 2005)
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthChris Squire, English bassist (Yes)
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)BirthShakin Stevens, Welsh singer
March 4th, 1948 (March 04 1948)DeathAntonin Artaud, French actor/director (born in 1896)
March 4th, 1947 (March 04 1947)BirthDavid Franzoni, American screenwriter
March 4th, 1947 (March 04 1947)BirthJan Garbarek, Norwegian musician
March 4th, 1947 (March 04 1947)BirthGunnar Hansen, Icelandic actor
March 4th, 1947 (March 04 1947)BirthGwen Welles, American actress (died in 1993)
March 4th, 1946 (March 04 1946)BirthMichael Ashcroft, English entrepreneur
March 4th, 1946 (March 04 1946)BirthHaile Gerima, Ethiopian filmmaker
March 4th, 1946 (March 04 1946)BirthHarvey Goldsmith, British impresario
March 4th, 1946 (March 04 1946)DeathBror von Blixen-Finecke, Danish big-game hunter (born in 1886)
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)EventIn the United Kingdom, Princess Elizabeth, later to become Queen Elizabeth II, joins the British Army as a driver.
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)EventLapland War: Finland declares war on Nazi Germany.
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)BirthTara Browne, British socialite (died in 1966)
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)BirthDieter Meier, Swiss singer
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)BirthFrank Novak, American actor
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)BirthTommy Svensson, Swedish football manager
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)BirthGary Williams, American basketball coach
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)DeathLucille La Verne, American actress (born in 1872)
March 4th, 1945 (March 04 1945)DeathMark Sandrich, American film director, writer and producer (born in 1900)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)EventFirst U.S. daylight bombing of Berlin and Anti-Germany strikes in northern Italy.
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)BirthUlrich Roski, German singer-songwriter (died in 2003)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)BirthHarvey Postlethwaite, English engineer and race car designer (died in 1999)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)BirthBobby Womack, American singer
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)DeathLouis Buchalter, Jewish American mobster (b.1897) (executed)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)DeathLouis Capone, New York organized crime figure (born in 1896) (executed)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)DeathEmanuel Weiss, American hitman (born in 1906) (executed)
March 4th, 1944 (March 04 1944)DeathFannie Barrier Williams, American educator and political activist (born in 1855)
March 4th, 1943 (March 04 1943)BirthLucio Dalla, Italian singer and songwriter
March 4th, 1943 (March 04 1943)BirthZoltan Jeney, Hungarian composer
March 4th, 1942 (March 04 1942)BirthGloria Gaither, American gospel songwriter
March 4th, 1942 (March 04 1942)BirthCharles C. Krulak, 31st Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps
March 4th, 1942 (March 04 1942)BirthDavid Matthews, American keyboardist, pianist, and arranger
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)EventThe United Kingdom launches Operation Claymore on the Lofoten Islands, during World War II.
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)EventAdolf Hitler applies pressure on Yugoslavia to join the Tripartite Pact.Adolf Hitler Quotes
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)BirthJohn Aprea, American actor
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)BirthAdrian Lyne, English film director
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)BirthBobby Shew, American jazz musician
March 4th, 1941 (March 04 1941)DeathLudwig Quidde, German pacifist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (born in 1858)
March 4th, 1940 (March 04 1940)BirthVolodymyr Morozov, Ukrainian flatwater canoer
March 4th, 1940 (March 04 1940)DeathHamlin Garland, American novelist (born in 1860)
March 4th, 1939 (March 04 1939)BirthJack Fisher, American baseball player
March 4th, 1939 (March 04 1939)BirthCarlos Vereza, Brazilian actor
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)BirthAngus MacLise, American percussionist (died in 1979)
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)BirthDon Perkins, American football player
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)BirthPaula Prentiss, American actress
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)BirthAdam Daniel Rotfeld, Polish diplomat and researcher
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)DeathGeorge Foster Peabody, American politician (born in 1852)
March 4th, 1938 (March 04 1938)DeathJack Taylor, American baseball player (born in 1874)
March 4th, 1937 (March 04 1937)BirthGraham Dowling, New Zealand cricketer
March 4th, 1937 (March 04 1937)BirthLeslie Gelb, American foreign policy advisor
March 4th, 1937 (March 04 1937)BirthYuri Senkevich, Russian cosmonaut (died in 2003)
March 4th, 1937 (March 04 1937)BirthBarney Wilen, French jazz saxophonist (died in 1996)
March 4th, 1936 (March 04 1936)BirthJim Clark, OBE, Scottish racing driver and two-time F1 world champion (died in 1968)
March 4th, 1936 (March 04 1936)BirthAribert Reimann, German composer
March 4th, 1935 (March 04 1935)BirthBent Larsen, Danish chess player
March 4th, 1935 (March 04 1935)BirthNancy Whiskey, Scottish folk singer (died in 2003)
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthMario Davidovsky, Argentinian composer
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthJohn Duffey, American bluegrass musician (died in 1996)
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthAnne Haney, American actress (died in 2001)
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthBarbara McNair, American singer and actress (died in 2007)
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthJanez Strnad, Slovenian physicist
March 4th, 1934 (March 04 1934)BirthGleb Yakunin, Russian priest and dissident
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)EventFrances Perkins becomes United States Secretary of Labor, first female member of the United States Cabinet.
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)EventBertha Wilson is appointed as first woman to sit on the Supreme Court of Canada.
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)EventThe Parliament of Austria is suspended because of a quibble over procedureChancellor Engelbert Dollfuss initiates authoritarian rule by decree (see Austrofascism).
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)BirthAnn Burton, Dutch jazz singer (died in 1989)
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)BirthJohn W Mills, British sculptor
March 4th, 1933 (March 04 1933)BirthNino Vaccarella, former Italian sports car racing and Formula One driver
March 4th, 1932 (March 04 1932)BirthRyszard Kapuscinski, Polish journalist (died in 2007)Ryszard Kapuscinski Quotes
March 4th, 1932 (March 04 1932)BirthMiriam Makeba, South African singer
March 4th, 1932 (March 04 1932)BirthEd "Big Daddy" Roth, American car designer (died in 2001)
March 4th, 1932 (March 04 1932)BirthFrank Wells, American entertainment businessman (died in 1994)
March 4th, 1931 (March 04 1931)EventThe British Viceroy of India, Governor-General Edward Frederick Lindley Wood and Mohandas Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) meet to sign an agreement envisaging the release of political prisoners and allowing that salt is freely used by the poorest layers of the population.Mahatma Gandhi Quotes
March 4th, 1931 (March 04 1931)BirthWally Bruner, American journalist and television host (died in 1997)
March 4th, 1931 (March 04 1931)BirthBob Johnson, American ice hockey coach (died in 1991)
March 4th, 1931 (March 04 1931)BirthWilliam Henry Keeler, American Roman Catholic Archbishop and Cardinal
March 4th, 1931 (March 04 1931)BirthAlice Rivlin, American economist
March 4th, 1930 (March 04 1930)EventTerrible floods ransack Languedoc and the surrounds in south-west France, resulting in twelve departments being submerged by water and causing the death of over 700 people.
March 4th, 1929 (March 04 1929)EventCharles Curtis becomes the first native-American Vice President.
March 4th, 1929 (March 04 1929)BirthBernard Haitink, Dutch conductor
March 4th, 1929 (March 04 1929)BirthJosep Mestres Quadreny, Catalan composer
March 4th, 1928 (March 04 1928)BirthSamuel Adler, American composer
March 4th, 1928 (March 04 1928)BirthAlan Sillitoe, English writer
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)BirthPhilip Batt, 29th Governor of the U.S. state of Idaho
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)BirthThayer David, American actor (died in 1978)
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)BirthRobert Orben, American magician
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)BirthDick Savitt, American tennis player
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)BirthCy Touff, American jazz musician (died in 2003)
March 4th, 1927 (March 04 1927)DeathIra Remsen American chemist (born in 1846)
March 4th, 1926 (March 04 1926)BirthRichard DeVos, American billionaire, co-founder of Amway Devo Quotes
March 4th, 1926 (March 04 1926)BirthJames J. Eagan, Former Mayor of Florissant, Missouri (died in 2000)
March 4th, 1926 (March 04 1926)BirthPascual Perez (boxing), Argentine flyweight boxer (died in 1977)
March 4th, 1926 (March 04 1926)BirthDon Rendell, English jazz musician and arranger
March 4th, 1926 (March 04 1926)BirthFran Warren, American singer
March 4th, 1925 (March 04 1925)EventCalvin Coolidge becomes the first President of the United States to have his inauguration broadcast on radio.Calvin Coolidge Quotes
March 4th, 1925 (March 04 1925)BirthPaul Mauriat, French musician (died in 2006)
March 4th, 1925 (March 04 1925)DeathMoritz Moszkowski, Polish/German composer (born in 1854)
March 4th, 1925 (March 04 1925)DeathJames Ward, English psychologist and philosopher (born in 1843) Philo Quotes
March 4th, 1925 (March 04 1925)DeathJohn Montgomery Ward, American baseball player (born in 1860)
March 4th, 1924 (March 04 1924)BirthKenneth O Donnell, aide to US President John F. Kennedy (died in 1977)John F. Kennedy Quotes
March 4th, 1923 (March 04 1923)BirthSir Patrick Moore, British astronomer
March 4th, 1922 (March 04 1922)BirthRichard E. Cunha, American cinematographer and film director (died in 2005)
March 4th, 1922 (March 04 1922)BirthMartha O Driscoll, American film actress (died in 1998)
March 4th, 1922 (March 04 1922)BirthDina Pathak (Deena Pathak), Veteran Gujarati theatre and film actress (died in 2002)
March 4th, 1922 (March 04 1922)DeathBert Williams, American entertainer (born in 1874)
March 4th, 1921 (March 04 1921)BirthHalim El-Dabh, Egyptian-born composer
March 4th, 1921 (March 04 1921)BirthJoan Greenwood, English actress (died in 1987)
March 4th, 1921 (March 04 1921)BirthWilson Harris, Guyanese writer
March 4th, 1921 (March 04 1921)BirthDinny Pails, Australian tennis player
March 4th, 1920 (March 04 1920)BirthJean Lecanuet, French politician (died in 1993)
March 4th, 1920 (March 04 1920)BirthAlan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (died in 2002)
March 4th, 1919 (March 04 1919)BirthBuck Baker, American racecar driver (died in 2002)
March 4th, 1918 (March 04 1918)BirthMargaret Osborne duPont, American tennis player
March 4th, 1917 (March 04 1917)EventJeannette Rankin of Montana becomes the first female member of the United States House of Representatives.
March 4th, 1917 (March 04 1917)EventGrand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia s renunciation of the throne is made public, and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia publicly issues his abdication manifesto. The victory of the February Revolution.
March 4th, 1917 (March 04 1917)BirthClyde McCullough, American baseball player (died in 1982)
March 4th, 1916 (March 04 1916)BirthWilliam Alland, American actor, producer, writer and director (died in 1997)
March 4th, 1916 (March 04 1916)BirthGiorgio Bassani, Italian writer (died in 2000)
March 4th, 1916 (March 04 1916)BirthHans Eysenck, German-born psychologist (died in 1997)
March 4th, 1916 (March 04 1916)DeathFranz Marc, German artist (born in 1880)
March 4th, 1915 (March 04 1915)BirthCarlos Surinach, Spanish composer (died in 1997)
March 4th, 1915 (March 04 1915)DeathWilliam Willett, inventor of Daylight Saving Time (born in 1856)
March 4th, 1914 (March 04 1914)BirthGino Colaussi (Luigi Colaussi), Italian footballer (died in 1991)
March 4th, 1914 (March 04 1914)BirthWard Kimball, American cartoonist (died in 2002)
March 4th, 1914 (March 04 1914)BirthRobert R. Wilson, American physicist, sculptor and architect (died in 2000)
March 4th, 1913 (March 04 1913)BirthTaos Amrouche, Algerian writer and singer (died in 1976)
March 4th, 1913 (March 04 1913)BirthJohn Garfield, American actor (died in 1952)
March 4th, 1913 (March 04 1913)BirthWillie Johnson (guitarist), American guitarist (died in 1995)
March 4th, 1912 (March 04 1912)BirthAfro Basaldella, Italian painter (died in 1976)
March 4th, 1912 (March 04 1912)BirthJudith Furse, British character actress (died in 1974)
March 4th, 1912 (March 04 1912)BirthCarl Marzani, American documentarian (died in 1994)
March 4th, 1911 (March 04 1911)EventVictor Berger (Wisconsin) becomes the first socialist congressman in U.S..
March 4th, 1910 (March 04 1910)DeathKnut Angstrom, Swedish physicist (born in 1857)
March 4th, 1909 (March 04 1909)BirthHarry Helmsley, American real estate entrepreneur (d.1997)
March 4th, 1908 (March 04 1908)EventThe Collinwood School Fire, Collinwood near Cleveland, Ohio, kills 174 people.
March 4th, 1908 (March 04 1908)BirthT.R.M. Howard, American civil rights leader (died in 1976)
March 4th, 1907 (March 04 1907)BirthEleanor "Sis" Daley, wife of Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley (died in 2003)Richard J. Daley Quotes
March 4th, 1906 (March 04 1906)BirthMeindert DeJong American author (died in 1991)Erica Jong Quotes
March 4th, 1906 (March 04 1906)BirthGeorges Ronsse, Belgian national cyclo-cross and world champion road bicycle racer (died in 1969)
March 4th, 1906 (March 04 1906)BirthCharles Rudolph Walgreen, Jr., American businessman (died in 2007)
March 4th, 1906 (March 04 1906)DeathJohn McAllister Schofield, former U.S. Secretary of War and Commanding General of the U.S. Army (born in 1831)
March 4th, 1904 (March 04 1904)EventRusso-Japanese War: Russian troops in Korea retreat toward Manchuria followed by 100,000 Japanese troops.
March 4th, 1904 (March 04 1904)BirthGeorge Gamow, Ukrainian-born physicist (died in 1968)
March 4th, 1904 (March 04 1904)BirthJoseph Schmidt Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (died in 1942)
March 4th, 1904 (March 04 1904)BirthChief Tahachee, American-born Old Settler Cherokee Indian stage and film actor (died in 1978)
March 4th, 1903 (March 04 1903)BirthLuis Carrero Blanco, Spanish statesman (died in 1973)
March 4th, 1903 (March 04 1903)BirthWilliam C. Boyd, American immunochemist (died in 1983)
March 4th, 1903 (March 04 1903)BirthDorothy Mackaill, British-born actress (died in 1990)
March 4th, 1903 (March 04 1903)BirthJohn Scarne, American magician (died in 1985)
March 4th, 1903 (March 04 1903)DeathJoseph Henry Shorthouse, English novelist (born in 1834)Joseph Henry Shorthouse Quotes
March 4th, 1902 (March 04 1902)EventIn Chicago, the American Automobile Association is established.
March 4th, 1901 (March 04 1901)BirthCharles Goren, American bridge player and writer (died in 1991)
March 4th, 1901 (March 04 1901)BirthJean Joseph Rabearivelo, Malagasy/French poet (died in 1937)
March 4th, 1900 (March 04 1900)BirthHerbert Biberman, American screenwriter (died in 1971)
March 4th, 1899 (March 04 1899)EventCyclone Mahina sweeps in north of Cooktown, Queensland, with a 12 m wave that reaches up to 5 km inlandover 300 dead.
March 4th, 1899 (March 04 1899)BirthEmilio Prados, Spanish poet and editor (died in 1962)
March 4th, 1898 (March 04 1898)BirthGeorges Dumezil, French philologist (died in 1940) Philo Quotes
March 4th, 1897 (March 04 1897)BirthLefty O Doul, American baseball player (died in 1969)
March 4th, 1895 (March 04 1895)BirthMilt Gross, American comic book illustrator (died in 1953)
March 4th, 1895 (March 04 1895)BirthShemp Howard, American comedian (Three Stooges) (died in 1955)
March 4th, 1894 (March 04 1894)EventGreat fire in Shanghai. Over 1,000 buildings are destroyed.
March 4th, 1893 (March 04 1893)EventCongo Free State: The army of Francis, Baron Dhanis attacks the Lualaba, enabling him to transport his troops across the Upper Congo and, capture Nyangwe almost without an effort.
March 4th, 1891 (March 04 1891)BirthDazzy Vance, American Major League Baseball pitcher (died in 1961)
March 4th, 1891 (March 04 1891)BirthLois Wilson, founder of Al-Anon (died in 1988)
March 4th, 1890 (March 04 1890)EventThe longest bridge in the United Kingdom, the Forth Bridge (railway) (1,710 ft) in Scotland is opened by the Prince of Wales, who later became King Edward VII.
March 4th, 1889 (March 04 1889)BirthOscar Chisini, Italian mathematician (died in 1967)
March 4th, 1889 (March 04 1889)BirthOren E. Long, 10th Territorial Governor of Hawai i (died in 1965)
March 4th, 1889 (March 04 1889)BirthPearl White, American actress (died in 1938)
March 4th, 1888 (March 04 1888)BirthRafaela Ottiano, Italian-born American actress (died in 1942
March 4th, 1888 (March 04 1888)BirthJeff Pfeffer, American professional baseball pitcher (died in 1972)
March 4th, 1888 (March 04 1888)BirthKnute Rockne, American football player and coach (died in 1931)Knute Rockne Quotes
March 4th, 1888 (March 04 1888)DeathAmos Bronson Alcott, American philosopher (born in 1799) Philo Quotes
March 4th, 1887 (March 04 1887)EventGottlieb Daimler unveils his first automobile which he test runs in Esslingen and Cannstatt, Germany.
March 4th, 1887 (March 04 1887)BirthViolet MacMillan, American Broadway theatre actress (died in 1953)
March 4th, 1886 (March 04 1886)BirthPaul Bazelaire, French cellist (died in 1958)
March 4th, 1884 (March 04 1884)BirthRed Murray, American professional baseball player (died in 1958)Al Murray Quotes
March 4th, 1883 (March 04 1883)BirthSam Langford, Canadian boxer (died in 1956)
March 4th, 1883 (March 04 1883)DeathAlexander Hamilton Stephens, former Vice President of the Confederate States of America (born in 1812)Alexander Hamilton Quotes
March 4th, 1882 (March 04 1882)EventBritain s first electric trams run in East London.
March 4th, 1882 (March 04 1882)BirthNicolae Titulescu, Romanian diplomat, government minister, and former President of the League of Nations (died in 1941)
March 4th, 1881 (March 04 1881)BirthTodor Aleksandrov, 19th century Bulgarian revolutionary (died in 1924)
March 4th, 1881 (March 04 1881)BirthMaude Fealy, American actor (died in 1971)
March 4th, 1881 (March 04 1881)BirthThomas Sigismund Stribling, American writer (died in 1965)
March 4th, 1881 (March 04 1881)BirthRichard C. Tolman, American mathematical physicist (died in 1948)
March 4th, 1880 (March 04 1880)BirthChanning Pollock, American playwright and critic (died in 1946)
March 4th, 1879 (March 04 1879)BirthJosip Murn Aleksandrov, Slovenian poet (died in 1901)
March 4th, 1878 (March 04 1878)BirthEgbert Van Alstyne, American songwriter and pianist (died in 1951)
March 4th, 1878 (March 04 1878)BirthPeter D. Ouspensky, Russian philosopher (died in 1947) Philo Quotes
March 4th, 1878 (March 04 1878)BirthArishima Takeo, Japanese novelist, short-story writer and essayist (died in 1923)
March 4th, 1877 (March 04 1877)EventPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky s ballet Swan Lake premiers at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Quotes
March 4th, 1877 (March 04 1877)BirthAlexander Fyodorovich Gedike, Russian composer (died in 1957)
March 4th, 1877 (March 04 1877)BirthFritz Graebner, German ethnologist (died in 1934)
March 4th, 1877 (March 04 1877)BirthGarrett Morgan, American inventor (died in 1963)
March 4th, 1876 (March 04 1876)BirthLeon-Paul Fargue, French poet (died in 1947)
March 4th, 1876 (March 04 1876)BirthTheodore Hardeen, Magician and stunt performer, founder of the Magician s Guild (died in 1945)
March 4th, 1875 (March 04 1875)BirthMihaly Karolyi, former Prime Minister of Hungary and President of Hungary (died in 1955)
March 4th, 1873 (March 04 1873)BirthGuy Wetmore Carryl, American humorist and poet (died in 1904)
March 4th, 1873 (March 04 1873)BirthJohn H. Trumbull, 54th Governor of the U.S. state of Connecticut (died in 1961)
March 4th, 1872 (March 04 1872)DeathJohannes Carsten Hauch, Danish poet (born in 1790)
March 4th, 1871 (March 04 1871)BirthBoris Galerkin, Russian mathematician (died in 1945)
March 4th, 1870 (March 04 1870)BirthThomas Sturge Moore, English poet (died in 1944)Thomas Sturge Moore Quotes
March 4th, 1868 (March 04 1868)DeathJesse Chisholm, American pioneer of the Chisholm Trail (born in 1805)
March 4th, 1866 (March 04 1866)DeathAlexander Campbell, Irish founder of the Disciples of Christ (born in 1788)
March 4th, 1865 (March 04 1865)EventThird (and last) national flag of the Confederate States of America adopted.
March 4th, 1864 (March 04 1864)BirthDavid W. Taylor, U.S. Navy architect (died in 1940)
March 4th, 1864 (March 04 1864)DeathThomas Starr King, influential Californian Unitarian minister during the American Civil War (born in 1824)
March 4th, 1863 (March 04 1863)BirthReginald Innes Pocock, British zoologist (died in 1947)
March 4th, 1863 (March 04 1863)BirthGuillame Furret, Portuguese playwright and political activist (died in 1937)
March 4th, 1863 (March 04 1863)BirthJohn Henry Wigmore, American jurist and expert in the law of evidence (died in 1943)
March 4th, 1862 (March 04 1862)BirthJacob Robert Emden, Swiss astrophysicist and meteorologist (died in 1940)
March 4th, 1861 (March 04 1861)EventFirst national flag of the Confederate States of America (the Stars and Bars ) adopted.
March 4th, 1859 (March 04 1859)BirthAlexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (died in 1905)
March 4th, 1858 (March 04 1858)DeathMatthew Perry, U.S. naval officer (born in 1794)
March 4th, 1856 (March 04 1856)BirthToru Dutt, English and French poet and author (died in 1877)
March 4th, 1856 (March 04 1856)BirthAlfred William Rich, English painter (died in 1921)
March 4th, 1854 (March 04 1854)BirthSir Napier Shaw, British meteorologist (died in 1945)
March 4th, 1853 (March 04 1853)DeathChristian Leopold von Buch, German geologist (born in 1774)
March 4th, 1852 (March 04 1852)DeathNikolai Vasilievich Gogol, Russian writer (born in 1809)Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Quotes
March 4th, 1851 (March 04 1851)DeathJames Richardson, British explorer (born in 1809)
March 4th, 1848 (March 04 1848)EventCarlo Alberto di Savoia signs the Statuto Albertino that will later represent the first constitution of the Regno d Italia
March 4th, 1847 (March 04 1847)BirthKarl Bayer, Austrian chemist (died in 1904)
March 4th, 1837 (March 04 1837)EventChicago becomes incorporated as a city.
March 4th, 1835 (March 04 1835)BirthJohn Hughlings Jackson, English neurologist (died in 1911)
March 4th, 1832 (March 04 1832)DeathJean-Francois Champollion, French scholar (born in 1790)
March 4th, 1826 (March 04 1826)BirthJohn Buford, American Civil War Union cavalry officer (died in 1863)
March 4th, 1826 (March 04 1826)BirthTheodore Judah, American railroad engineer (died in 1863)
March 4th, 1824 (March 04 1824)EventThe "National Institution for the Preservation of Life from Shipwreck" was founded in the United Kingdom, later to be renamed The Royal National Lifeboat Institution in 1858.
March 4th, 1822 (March 04 1822)BirthJules Antoine Lissajous, French mathematician (died in 1880)
March 4th, 1821 (March 04 1821)DeathPrincess Elizabeth of Clarence, daughter of King William IV, granddaughter of King George III (born in 1820)William King Quotes
March 4th, 1820 (March 04 1820)BirthFrancesco Bentivegna, Italian revolutionary (died in 1856)
March 4th, 1819 (March 04 1819)BirthCharles Oberthur, German-born harpist (died in 1895)
March 4th, 1817 (March 04 1817)BirthEdwards Pierrepont, American statesman, jurist and lawyer; 34th United States Attorney General (died in 1892)
March 4th, 1814 (March 04 1814)EventAmericans defeat the British at the Battle of Longwoods between London and Thamesville near present-day Wardsville, Ontario.
March 4th, 1813 (March 04 1813)EventRussian troops fighting the army of Napoleon reach Berlin in Germany and the French garrison evacuate the city without a fight.
March 4th, 1807 (March 04 1807)DeathAbraham Baldwin, American politician (born in 1754) Abraham Quotes
March 4th, 1805 (March 04 1805)DeathJean-Baptiste Greuze, French painter (born in 1725)
March 4th, 1804 (March 04 1804)EventThe Battle of Vinegar Hill, colony of New South Wales (Australia), when Irish convicts (some of whom had been involved in Ireland s Battle of Vinegar Hill in 1798) led the colony s only significant convict uprising.
March 4th, 1797 (March 04 1797)EventIn the first ever peaceful transfer of power between elected leaders in modern times, John Adams is sworn in as President of the United States, succeeding George Washington.John Adams Quotes
March 4th, 1795 (March 04 1795)DeathJohn Collins, American politician (born in 1717)
March 4th, 1794 (March 04 1794)EventThe 11th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was passed by the U.S. Congress.
March 4th, 1793 (March 04 1793)EventFrench troops conquer Geertruidenberg, Netherlands.
March 4th, 1793 (March 04 1793)BirthKarl Lachmann, German philologist (died in 1851) Philo Quotes
March 4th, 1793 (March 04 1793)DeathLouis de Bourbon, French admiral (born in 1725)
March 4th, 1792 (March 04 1792)BirthSamuel Slocum, American inventor (died in 1861)
March 4th, 1791 (March 04 1791)EventVermont is admitted as the 14th U.S. state.
March 4th, 1791 (March 04 1791)EventA Constitutional Act is introduced by the British House of Commons in London which envisages the separation of Canada into Lower Canada (Quebec) and Upper Canada (Ontario).
March 4th, 1790 (March 04 1790)EventFrance is divided into 83 departements, which cut across the former provinces in an attempt to dislodge regional loyalties based on noble ownership of land.
March 4th, 1789 (March 04 1789)EventIn New York City, the first United States Congress meets, putting the Constitution of the United States into effect.
March 4th, 1782 (March 04 1782)BirthJohann Rudolf Wyss, Swiss folklorist (died in 1830)
March 4th, 1781 (March 04 1781)BirthRebecca Gratz, American educator and philanthropist (died in 1869)
March 4th, 1778 (March 04 1778)EventThe Continental Congress voted to ratify both the Treaty of Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance with France. The two treaties were the first entered into by the United States government.
March 4th, 1776 (March 04 1776)EventThe American War of Independence: The Americans capture "Dorchester Heights" dominating the port of Boston, Massachusetts.
March 4th, 1774 (March 04 1774)EventFirst sighting of Orion Nebula by William Herschel.
March 4th, 1762 (March 04 1762)DeathJohannes Zick, German fresco painter (born in 1702)
March 4th, 1756 (March 04 1756)BirthSir Henry Raeburn, Scottish painter (died in 1823)
March 4th, 1746 (March 04 1746)BirthKazimierz Pulaski, American Revolutionary War general (died in 1779)
March 4th, 1745 (March 04 1745)BirthCharles Dibdin, English composer (d.1814)
March 4th, 1744 (March 04 1744)DeathJohn Anstis, Garter King of Arms (born in 1669)
March 4th, 1733 (March 04 1733)DeathClaude de Forbin, French naval commander (born in 1656)
March 4th, 1719 (March 04 1719)BirthGeorge Pigot, Baron Pigot, British governor of Madras (died in 1777)
March 4th, 1715 (March 04 1715)BirthJames Waldegrave, 2nd Earl Waldegrave, British statesman (died in 1763)
March 4th, 1710 (March 04 1710)DeathLouis III, Prince of Conde (born in 1668)
March 4th, 1706 (March 04 1706)BirthLauritz de Thurah, Danish architect and architectural writer (died in 1759)
March 4th, 1702 (March 04 1702)BirthJack Sheppard, English burglar and escapee (died in 1724)
March 4th, 1681 (March 04 1681)EventCharles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania.William Penn Quotes
March 4th, 1678 (March 04 1678)BirthAntonio Vivaldi, Italian composer (died in 1741)Antonio Vivaldi Quotes
March 4th, 1675 (March 04 1675)EventJohn Flamsteed appointed first Astronomer Royal of England.
March 4th, 1665 (March 04 1665)EventEnglish King Charles II declares war on The Netherlands which marked the start of the Second Anglo-Dutch War.
March 4th, 1665 (March 04 1665)BirthPhilip Christoph von Konigsmarck, Swedish soldier (died in 1694)
March 4th, 1651 (March 04 1651)BirthJohn Somers, 1st Baron Somers (died in 1716)
March 4th, 1634 (March 04 1634)EventSamuel Cole opens the first tavern in Boston, Massachusetts.
March 4th, 1629 (March 04 1629)EventMassachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal charter.
March 4th, 1621 (March 04 1621)EventJakarta, Java is renamed Batavia.
March 4th, 1619 (March 04 1619)DeathAnne of Denmark, wife of James I (born in 1574)
March 4th, 1615 (March 04 1615)DeathHans von Aachen, German painter (born in 1552)
March 4th, 1611 (March 04 1611)EventGeorge Abbot is appointed Archbishop of Canterbury.
March 4th, 1610 (March 04 1610)BirthWilliam Dobson, English portraitist and painter (died in 1646)
March 4th, 1604 (March 04 1604)DeathFausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (born in 1539)
March 4th, 1583 (March 04 1583)DeathBernard Gilpin, English clergyman, "Apostle of the North" (born in 1517)
March 4th, 1570 (March 04 1570)EventKing Philip II of Spain bans foreign Dutch students.
March 4th, 1525 (March 04 1525)BirthGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer of Renaissance music (died in 1594)
March 4th, 1519 (March 04 1519)EventHernan Cortes arrives in Mexico in search of the Aztec civilization and their wealth.
March 4th, 1496 (March 04 1496)DeathSigismund of Austria (born in 1427)
March 4th, 1493 (March 04 1493)EventExplorer Christopher Columbus arrives back in Lisbon, Portugal aboard his ship Nina from his discovery voyage to America. He returned to Spain on March 15.Christopher Columbus Quotes
March 4th, 1492 (March 04 1492)EventKing James IV of Scotland concludes an alliance with France against England.
March 4th, 1492 (March 04 1492)BirthFrancesco de Layolle, Italian composer (died in c.1540)
March 4th, 1484 (March 04 1484)DeathSaint Casimir, Prince of Poland (born in 1458)
March 4th, 1461 (March 04 1461)EventWars of the Roses in England: Lancastrian King Henry VI is deposed by his Yorkist cousin, who then becomes King Edward IV.
March 4th, 1394 (March 04 1394)BirthHenry the Navigator (died in 1460)
March 4th, 1386 (March 04 1386)EventWladyslaw II Jagiello (Jogaila) was crowned King of Poland.
March 4th, 1351 (March 04 1351)EventRamathibodi becomes King of Siam.
March 4th, 1303 (March 04 1303)DeathDaniel of Moscow, Russian Saint, Grand Prince of Muscovy (born in 1261)
March 4th, 1275 (March 04 1275)EventChinese astronomers observe a total eclipse of the sun.
March 4th, 1238 (March 04 1238)EventThe Battle of the Sit River was fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdal during the Mongol invasion of Russia.
March 4th, 1238 (March 04 1238)DeathJoan of England, Queen Consort of Scotland, wife of Alexander II (born in 1210)
March 4th, 1238 (March 04 1238)DeathYuri II, Grand Prince of Vladimir (born in 1189)
March 4th, 1215 (March 04 1215)EventKing John of England makes an oath to the Pope as a crusader to gain the support of Innocent III.
March 4th, 1193 (March 04 1193)DeathSaladin, Kurdish sultan (born in 1137)
March 4th, 1188 (March 04 1188)BirthBlanche of Castile, wife of Louis VIII of France (died in 1252)
March 4th, 1172 (March 04 1172)DeathStephen III of Hungary (born in 1147)
March 4th, 1152 (March 04 1152)EventFrederick I Barbarossa is elected King of the Germans.
March 4th, 0932 (March 04 0932)EventTranslation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.
March 4th, 0852 (March 04 0852)EventCroatian Duke Trpimir I issued a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.
March 4th, 0561 (March 04 0561)DeathPope Pelagius I
March 4th, 0480 (March 04 0480)DeathSaint Landry, bishop of Sees
March 4th, 0304 (March 04 0304)Event303 or Martyrdom of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.
March 4th, 0251 (March 04 0251)DeathPope Lucius I

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