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Historical Events Happened In March - 05

Monday, 24 November 2014

1972  On March - 05 greek composer Mikis Theodorakis leaves communist party  

1972  Nils Bjorkander, composer, dies at 78 on March - 05.  

1973  Rupert Crosse, actor (Too Late Blues), dies of cancer at 45 on March - 05.  

1974  Billy DeWolfe, actor (Good Morning World), dies at 67 on March - 05.  

1976  On March - 05 british £ falls below $2 for first time  

1977  On this day in history lockrem Johnson, composer, dies at 52  

1978  "Hello, Dolly!" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 152 performances on this day in history.  

1978  On March - 05 landsat 3 launched from Vandenberg AFB, California  

1979  Voyager I's closest approach to Jupiter (172,000 miles) on March - 05.  

1979  On this day in history vicente Ascone, composer, dies at 81  

1980  Earth satellites record gamma rays from remnants of supernova N-49 on this day in history.  

1980  Jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger), dies at 60 on this day in history.  

1981  On this day in history uS government grants Atlanta $1 million to search for black boy murderer  

1981  World Ice Dance Championship in Hartford won by Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean (Great Britain) on March - 05.  

1981  On March - 05 brenda De Banzie, actress (39 Steps, Hobson's Choice), dies at 64  

1982  Comedian/actor John Belushi is found dead at age 33 of a drug overdose in Hollywood on March - 05.  

1982  On this day in history parliament passes Canada Oil and Gas Act; Petro Canada (the peoples oil and gas company) gets automatic 25% of all new offshore finds; to speed offshore oil and gas development  

1982  Russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus sends back data on March - 05.  

1982  John Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33 on March - 05.  

1983  Bob Hawke (Labour) defeats Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser (Conservative) on March - 05.  

1984  On this day in history supreme Court (5-4); city may use public money for Nativity scene  

1984  On March - 05 uS accuse Iraq of using poison gas  

1984  Harry Salter, orch leader (Stop the Music), dies at 85 on March - 05.  

1986  "Today" tabloid launched (Britain's first national color newspaper) on this day in history.  

1986  On this day in history teddy Hoad, cricketer (West Indian captain 1930), dies  

1989  On March - 05 19th Easter Seal Telethon raises $37,002,000  

1990  On this day in history the Crown charges 8 Canadian flour mills with rigging prices for food aid; $500 million over 12 years, so much for corporate ethics  

1990  On this day in history gary Merrill, actor (Time Tunnel, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 75  

1991  Iraq repealed its annexation of Kuwait on March - 05.  

1991  On March - 05 august de Schryver, Belgian politician/founder (CVP), dies at 92  

1992  Ethic committee votes to reveal congressmen who bounced checks on this day in history.  

1992  On March - 05 andrew Samuel, child actor (Our Gang), dies at 82  

1993  Boston Celtic Larry Bird undergoes backfusion surgery on March - 05.  

1993  On this day in history fokker 100 crashes at Skopje Macedonia, 81 die  

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Famous Birthdays In March - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1133  On this day in history birth of king Henry II of England (d. 1189)  

1324  On this day in history birth of david II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71)  

1326  Louis I, [the Great], King of Hungary (1342-82), Poland (1370-82) was born on March - 05.  

1512  Gerardus Mercator, Rupelmonde (Belgium), geographer/mapmaker was born on this day in history.  

1563  On this day in history birth of john Coke, English politician (d. 1644)  

1574  On this day in history birth of william Oughtred, England, mathematician/inventor (slide rule)  

1585  On this day in history birth of johan Georg I, elector of Saxon (1611-56) (Peace of Prague)  

1585  On this day in history birth of john George I, Elector of Saxony (d. 1656)  

Famous Deaths In March - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0254  On March - 05 lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies  

1291  On this day in history death of sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated  

1534  On March - 05 death of antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489)  

1539  Death of Nuno da Cunha, Portuguese governor in India (b. 1487) on this day in history.  

1561  On March - 05 carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41  

1574  On this day in history philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies  

1576  On this day in history don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70  

1605  On this day in history clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69