What Happened on Mar 2 1944

  • 16th Academy Awards

    The 16th Academy Awards, in 1944, was the first Oscar ceremony held at a large public venue, Grauman’s Chinese Theater. Free passes were given out... Read more

  • Balvano Train Disaster

    Rescuers rushed to the tunnel in a locomotive. From inside came the sound of the stalled engines still puffing slowly; bodies were sprawled beside... Read more