Saturday March 02, 1901: on this day

About March 2nd, 1901, in brief:

  • Historical events: United States Steel Corporation is founded as a result of a merger between Carnegie Steel Company and Federal Steel Company which became the first corporation in the world with a market capital over $1 billion.
  • Day of the week: March 2nd, 1901 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Ox (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Mikhail Gorbachev, Daniel Craig
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: American Patrol by Sousa's Band
  • Popular movie: The Ghost Train directed by Walter Forde

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What day of the week was March 02, 1901?

March 02, 1901 was a Saturday and it was the 61st day of the year 1901 in the Gregorian calendar.

March 02, 1901 can also be written as 3/2/1901 in the US and as 2/3/1901 in UK and Europe.

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March 02, 1901: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on March 02, 1901:

  • United states steel corporation is founded as a result of a merger between carnegie steel company and federal steel company which became the first corporation in the world with a market capital over $1 billion.

March 02, 1901: What were the magazines covers that day?

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March 02, 1901: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for March 2nd is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in March are either Pisces or Aries. People born before March 20th are Pisces, while people born from March 21st have the sign of Aries.

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March 02, 1901: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for March 02, 1901 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

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March 02, 1901: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on March 02, 1901 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on March 02, 1901 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on March 02, 1901 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 96% full, rising at 03:34 pm and setting at 05:17 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 03, 1901 while the next full moon would come on Mar 05, 1901.

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Who was born on March 02, 1901?

Famous people born on March 02, 1901:

  • Grete Hermann

    German mathematician and philosopher (d. 1984).

  • Willem Bruynzeel

    Dutch timber-merchant.

  • Rudolf Jeny
  • Renato Bottacini
  • Romildo Mercatelli
  • Nevzad Hanim
  • Marino Benvenuti
  • Raymond Talleux

Whose famous birthday is on March 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on March 2nd:

  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev

    Russian politician who succeeded konstantin chernenko to the post of general secretary of communist party.

  • Daniel Craig
    Daniel Craig

    Daniel craig is an english actor best known for portraying james bond in the 007 film series.

  • Becky G
    Becky G

    Becky g is a rapper and singer known for her hit songs like 'shower' and 'mayores'.

  • Jon Bon Jovi
    Jon Bon Jovi

    American singer and the star of bon jovi.

  • Method Man
    Method Man

    Method man is a rapper known for being a member of the hip-hop group wu-tang clan and for his solo career, as well as for his acting roles...

  • Lou Reed
    Lou Reed

    American rock musician, songwriter, photographer.

  • Desi Arnaz
    Desi Arnaz

    Cuban-american actor and musician.

  • Rebel Wilson
    Rebel Wilson

    Rebel wilson is an australian actress and comedian known for her roles in movies such as pitch perfect and bridesmaids.

  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard

    Bryce dallas howard is an american actress known for her roles in films such as the help and jurassic world.

  • Jennifer Jones
    Jennifer Jones

    American actress who won the oscar in 1943 for best actress for her role as bernadette's first major role.

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How old is someone born on March 02, 1901?

Someone born on March 02, 1901 is:

123 years 4 months old,

or 1480 months and 19 days old,

or 6438 weeks and 1 day old,

or 45067 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on March 02, 1901?

There are 224 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday March 2nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on March 02, 1901?

You belong to the Interbellum Generation if you were born on March 02, 1901.

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March 02, 1901: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on March 2nd?

Famous deaths on March 2nd:

  • Serge Gainsbourg
    Serge Gainsbourg

    French singer and international sex icon, who was best known for his hit song "je t'aime" which he performed with jane birkin.

  • Mercedes McCambridge
    Mercedes McCambridge

    American actress known for her powerful performances in film and radio.

  • Martin Denny
    Martin Denny

    American composer and pianist (d. 2005).

  • Lyle Talbot
    Lyle Talbot

    American actor who appeared in over 150 films and television shows.

  • Randolph Scott
    Randolph Scott

    American actor, fort worth, gungho, jesse james, dies at the age of 89.

  • Anita Morris
    Anita Morris

    American actress, singer, and dancer (b. 1943).

  • Berthe Morisot

    French impressionist painter, morisot is the great-great grand granddaughter of jean honore fragonard.

  • Emily Carr

    Canadian writer and artist, carr is heavily inspired by the pacific northwest coast's indigenous peoples.

  • Christine de Pizan

    Medieval author and poet known for her feminist writings.

  • Reginna Cassola

    Renowned Italian painter known for her vibrant and expressive artworks.

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March 02, 1901: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on March 02, 1901 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 25th and March 3rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

March 02, 1901: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on March 02, 1901 was American Patrol by Sousa's Band, according to the music chart for the week February 25th and March 3rd.

  1. - American Patrol
  2. - Whip-Poor-Will Song

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Who was the US President on March 02, 1901?

On March 02, 1901 the US President was William McKinley (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 02, 1901?

On March 02, 1901 the UK Prime Minister was Robert Gascoyne-Cecil (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 02, 1901?

On March 02, 1901 the Pope was Leo XIII.


What is special about March 2nd?

March 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of March. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on March 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - India-pakistan standoff 2019: indian and pakistani forces attack each other's villages and posts in kashmir, killing at most six civilians and two pakistani soldiers.
  • 2018 - 2018 ouagadougou attacks: terrorist attack on french embassy and military headquarters in ouagadougou (burkina faso) leaves 28 dead and more than 50 injured.
  • 2017 - Palmyra offensive 2017: the syrian army and its allies recapture palmyra from islamic state of iraq & the levant.

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What happened in 1901?

1901 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st Royal Naval submarine launched at Barrow
  • Battle at Bakenlaagte: Lieutenant Colonel Bensons unit vs. Boers
  • Gerhart Hauptmanns Der rote Hahn, premieres in Berlin

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What was the calendar for March 1901?

March 1901 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with March being the 3rd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Saturday March 2, 1901