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This Day in History on 2nd March

The historical events hold a lot of value for aspirants who are sitting for UPSC competitive exams including that of the IAS Exam. 

On this page, we will list all historical events that have occurred on 2nd March. The students can refer them while preparing for all competitive exams and banking exams.

Important Days:

  • Air Force Day of Sri Lanka.
  • Texas Independence Day.

Important Events:

1933: The film King Kong opens at New York’s Radio City Music Hall
1953: The academy awards are 1st broadcast on television by NBC.
1956: Central Warehouse Corporation established.
1984: Mother Teresa University inaugurated by Mother herself at Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu.
1996: Malabar University of Kerala comes into being.

 

Death / Death Anniversary:

2 March 1949: Sarojini Naidu, The Nightingale of India,Congress leader and Independence activist, passed away at 70
 
 

Futher Reading

Month-wise This Day in History

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