Historical Events In March - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
1959 On March - 01 archbishop Makarios returns to Cyprus after 3 years
1959 Beverly Hanson wins LPGA Golden Triangle Festival Golf Tournament on March - 01.
1961 President Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps on March - 01.
1961 The Peace Corps is established by US President John F. Kennedy on this day in history.
1961 On March - 01 seventh cholera pandemic in Worldwide
1962 American Airlines 707 plunges nose first into Jamaica Bay NY killing 95 on this day in history.
1962 K-Mart opens on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history uganda became a self-governing country
1962 US/British nuclear test experiment in Nevada on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history roscoe Ates, actor (Dep Roscoe-Marshal of Gunsight Pass), dies at 70
1963 On March - 01 200,000 French mine workers strike
1964 On this day in history sergius Kagen, composer, dies at 54
1965 Australia suspends champion swimmer Dawn Fraser for 10-years for misconduct on this day in history.
1965 Gas explosion kills 28 in apartment complex (La Salle, Quebec) on this day in history.
1965 Boleslav Vomacka, composer, dies at 77 on March - 01.
1966 Ba'ath-party takes power in Syria on March - 01.
1966 First ever (crash) landing on Venus took place by the soviet probe Venus 3 on this day in history.
1966 Venera 3 becomes first man-made object to impact on a planet (Venus) on this day in history.
1967 Dominica &St Lucia gain independence from Britain on March - 01.
1967 On March - 01 house of Representatives expels Representative Adam Clayton Powell Jr (307 to 116)
1967 On this day in history queen Elizabeth Hall (South Bank Center) opens in London
1968 Country music artists Johnny Cash and June Carter are married on March - 01.
1968 On this day in history nBC's unprecedented on-air announcement, Star Trek will return great news!!
1968 On March - 01 pirate Radio Atlantis South (England) begins test transmitting
1968 Political Party Radikalen (PPR) established in Netherlands on March - 01.
1968 Singers Johnny Cash (36) &June Carter (38) wed on this day in history.
1968 Vatican City's Apostolic Constitution of 1967 goes into effect on this day in history.
1968 G v d Vring, writer, dies on this day in history.
1968 Hong Kong flu in Worldwide killing 1-4 million people on this day in history.
1969 After 88 weeks Sergeant Pepper drops off the charts on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history new York Yankees' Mickey Mantle announces his retirement from baseball
1970 On this day in history charles Manson's album "Lie" is released
1970 On March - 01 end of US commercial whale hunting
1970 Kreisky's social-democrats win Austrian parliamentary election on March - 01.