A Brief History
This article presents a chronological list of notable events that happened on March 4th. For each date below, please click on the date to be taken to an article covering that date’s event.
On March 4, 938, the relics of Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs, were translated, which means moved to a more permanent location.
On March 4, 1917, the U.S. Congress welcomed its first female U.S. Representative (congresswoman) when Jeanette Rankin of Montana joined the exclusive group.
On March 4, 1918, the USS Cyclops kept a date with destiny!
On March 4, 1970, the French submarine, Eurydice, apparently blew up violently while underwater off the coast of Cape Camarat in the Mediterranean Sea.
On March 4, 1990, the sporting world was shocked when Hank Gathers, age 23, died during an NCAA Division I basketball game between Loyola Marymount University (his team) and the University of Portland.
Q&A sessions with such standout celebrities as John Barrowman (Torchwood, Doctor Who), James Marsters (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Jason David Frank (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), group sessions with the stars of Doctor Who (David Tennant and Billie Piper), Justice League (Ezra Miller and Ray Fisher), Torchwood (Gareth David Lloyd, Naoko Mori), the “Women of Pop Culture” (Holly Marie Combs, Charisma Carpenter), anime, video games, cosplayer and comics creator sessions, adult and kids costume contests and more highlight the programming offerings at Wizard World Comic Con Cleveland, March 2-4, 2018 at Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland.
On March 4, 2018, we eagerly awaited the 8 pm EST opening of the 90th Academy Awards show on that night in which the Oscars honoring the best films and performances on film of 2017 were awarded.
On Thursday, March 4, 2021, Focus Features had a virtual screening of Land at 7:30 PM Eastern Time.
The Batman was originally scheduled for a June 25, 2021 release, but after delays was finally released nationwide on March 4, 2022.
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For more information, please see…
Andrews, John and Matt Baker. Timeline of World History. Thunder Bay Press, 2020.
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