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Historical Events Happened In March - 05

Sunday, 20 April 2014

1972  Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis leaves communist party on this day in history.  

1972  On this day in history nils Bjorkander, composer, dies at 78  

1973  On this day in history rupert Crosse, actor (Too Late Blues), dies of cancer at 45  

1974  On this day in history billy DeWolfe, actor (Good Morning World), dies at 67  

1976  On this day in history 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 this day in history landsat 3 launched from Vandenberg AFB, California  

1979  On this day in history voyager I's closest approach to Jupiter (172,000 miles)  

1979  Vicente Ascone, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

1980  On this day in history earth satellites record gamma rays from remnants of supernova N-49  

1980  On this day in history jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger), dies at 60  

1981  US government grants Atlanta $1 million to search for black boy murderer on this day in history.  

1981  World Ice Dance Championship in Hartford won by Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean (Great Britain) on this day in history.  

1981  Brenda De Banzie, actress (39 Steps, Hobson's Choice), dies at 64 on this day in history.  

1982  On this day in history comedian/actor John Belushi is found dead at age 33 of a drug overdose in Hollywood.  

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  On this day in history russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus sends back data  

1982  John Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33 on this day in history.  

1983  On this day in history bob Hawke (Labour) defeats Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser (Conservative)  

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

1984  US accuse Iraq of using poison gas on this day in history.  

1984  On this day in history harry Salter, orch leader (Stop the Music), dies at 85  

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

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

1989  On this day in history 19th Easter Seal Telethon raises $37,002,000  

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

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

1991  On this day in history iraq repealed its annexation of Kuwait  

1991  On this day in history 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 this day in history andrew Samuel, child actor (Our Gang), dies at 82  

1993  Boston Celtic Larry Bird undergoes backfusion surgery on this day in history.  

1993  Fokker 100 crashes at Skopje Macedonia, 81 die on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In March - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1133  King Henry II of England (d. 1189) was born on this day in history.  

1324  David II Bruce, king of Scotland (1331..71) was born on this day in history.  

1326  On this day in history birth of louis I, [the Great], King of Hungary (1342-82), Poland (1370-82)  

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

1563  John Coke, English politician (d. 1644) was born on this day in history.  

1574  William Oughtred, England, mathematician/inventor (slide rule) was born on this day in history.  

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

1585  John George I, Elector of Saxony (d. 1656) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In March - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0254  On this day in history lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies  

1291  Death of Sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated on this day in history.  

1534  Death of Antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489) on this day in history.  

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

1561  On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41  

1574  Philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies on this day in history.  

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

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