On this day in 1904, Theodor Geisel, better known to the world as Dr. Seuss, the author and illustrator of such beloved children's books as ‘The Cat in the Hat’ (1957) and ‘Green Eggs and Ham’ (1960), is born in Springfield, Massachusetts. Geisel, who used his middle name (which was also his mother's maiden name) as his pen name, wrote 48 books, including a few for adults, that have sold well over 200 million copies and been translated into multiple languages.
Daniel Wroughton Craigis an English actor best known for playing British secret agent James Bond in a 2006 reboot of the film series which began in 1962.
American rocker, Jon Bon Jovi, was born on this day in 1962. as John Francis Bongiovi, Jr., in Perth Amboy, NJ.
March 2 was also Read Across America day. Did anyone participate? What did you read? I just finished How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr.