Today in History- 3rd March

International Events:

1845                 Florida is joining as the 27th U.S. state.

1857                 France and the United Kingdom declare war on China known as Second Opium War.

1923                 Time magazine published for first time.

2002                 Switzerland citizen vote in favor of joining their country in United Nations.

Indian Events:

1575                 Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats army of Bengal and Bihar at the Battle of Tukaroi.


1847                Alexander Graham Bell.