This Day In U2 History

March 03

U2 History on this Day

  • U2 loan the PopMart plane in order to help New Zealand deal with a massive power failure that had occurred February 20. The plane is used to fly in power generators. (1998)
  • New York temporarily names a part of 53rd Street in Manhattan “U2 Way.” (2009)

U2 Album and EP Releases on This Day

  • Pop Album (Original Release) by U2 (Originally released: 1997-03-03)
  • Boy Album (Original Release) by U2 (Originally released: 1980-10-20)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

  • Magnificent Promotional Release by U2 (Originally released: 2009-03-03)
  • Pop Album (Original Release) by U2 (Originally released: 1997-03-03)
  • Boy Album (Original Release) by U2 (Originally released: 1980-10-20)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • 1981: Bayou, Washington, DC, USA [U2]

    Second of two shows in Washington DC on this day, opening a new North American leg of the Boy tour.

  • 1981: Bayou, Washington, DC [U2]

    First of two shows in Washington DC on this day, opening a new North American leg of the Boy tour.

  • 1982: Lee County Arena, Fort Myers, FL, USA [U2]
  • 1983: Royal Court Theater, Liverpool, England [U2]
  • 1992: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, NC, USA [U2]

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