On This Day · Random Acts of Roller

Born on March 2nd

Dr. Seuss – Children’s author

Born: 1904 Died 9/24/91 Age 87

My wife an I actually put this book on our wedding registry.

Leo XIII Pope Roman Catholic Church

Born 1810 Died 7/20 1903 at age 93

1st Pope of 20th Century

Notes: Pius XII who was Pope 178from 1939 to 1958 was also born on March 2nd.

Sam Houston Texas Revolutionary

Born 1793 Died 7/26 1863 Age 70

Removed as Governor of Texas for not aligning with Confederacy

Mikhail Gorbachev Russian Politician former leader of Soviet Union

Born : 1931 Age 90

Helped end the Cold War

Ben Roethlisberger Pittsburgh Steelers Quaerterback

Born 1982 Age 39

Played in 3 Super Bowls won in 2005 and 2008

Others born on March 2nd

Desi Arnaz Actor and 1917-1986

Karen Carpernter Pop Singer 1950- 1983

Jon Bon Jovi Rock Singer 1962

Daniel Craig James Bond Actor 1968

Bryce Dallas Howard – Actress and daughter of Ron Howard 1981