The Beatles complete vocal and instrumental overdubs for Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, a song that will ultimately appear on their Sergeant Pepper album, at EMI Studios in London.
(photo credit: Capitol Records)
1944 U.S.A. Academy Awards
2nd March, 1944: The Academy Awards are presented as part of a televised variety show with Jack Benny as master of ceremonies for the event. Casablanca got an Oscar and my parents got me.
1933 U.S.A. King Kong
2nd March, 1933 : The Original King Kong movie has its world premiere in New York
1925 U.S.A. Formal Highway Numbering System
2nd March, 1925: It was on this day that the first formal highway system was implemented. This is the time when state and federal highway officials had officially established a highway numbering system. This was done in order to maintain order on the highway, this was Following a period when each state created it's own style road signs The new sign featured the shield shaped highway number markers .