March 1 in History
1711March 1, 1711:
The weekly British magazine known as "The Spectator" starts its publication. They would be known for their up-to-date politics, culture, and current affairs coverage.
1872March 1, 1872:
The Yellowstone National Park is signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant as the first national park in the United States.
1968March 1, 1968:
The musical-comedy entitled “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat", with lyrics from Tim Rice, is first performed.
1973March 1, 1973:
American composer Duke Ellington’s musical titled "Sophisticated Ladies" premieres on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
- March 1, 1973:
The English rock band Pink Floyd issues their 8th studio album named “Dark Side Of The Moon”.
1974March 1, 1974:
The Canadian rock band Rush drops their eponymous first album.
1998March 1, 1998:
The Broadway play titled “Art” premieres in New York City.
2006March 1, 2006:
The American computer-animated adventure comedy film entitled "Ice Age: The Meltdown" premieres in Belgium.