Historical Events In March - 01
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1959 On this day in history archbishop Makarios returns to Cyprus after 3 years
1959 Beverly Hanson wins LPGA Golden Triangle Festival Golf Tournament on this day in history.
1961 On this day in history president Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps
1961 The Peace Corps is established by US President John F. Kennedy on March - 01.
1961 Seventh cholera pandemic in Worldwide on this day in history.
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 On this day in history uS/British nuclear test experiment in Nevada
1962 On March - 01 roscoe Ates, actor (Dep Roscoe-Marshal of Gunsight Pass), dies at 70
1963 On March - 01 200,000 French mine workers strike
1964 On March - 01 sergius Kagen, composer, dies at 54
1965 On this day in history australia suspends champion swimmer Dawn Fraser for 10-years for misconduct
1965 Gas explosion kills 28 in apartment complex (La Salle, Quebec) on March - 01.
1965 Boleslav Vomacka, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1966 On March - 01 ba'ath-party takes power in Syria
1966 On March - 01 first ever (crash) landing on Venus took place by the soviet probe Venus 3
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 this day in history.
1967 House of Representatives expels Representative Adam Clayton Powell Jr (307 to 116) on March - 01.
1967 On March - 01 queen Elizabeth Hall (South Bank Center) opens in London
1968 Country music artists Johnny Cash and June Carter are married on March - 01.
1968 NBC's unprecedented on-air announcement, Star Trek will return great news!! on March - 01.
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 March - 01.
1968 Vatican City's Apostolic Constitution of 1967 goes into effect on March - 01.
1968 G v d Vring, writer, dies on this day in history.
1968 Hong Kong flu in Worldwide killing 1-4 million people on March - 01.
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 Charles Manson's album "Lie" is released on March - 01.
1970 End of US commercial whale hunting on this day in history.
1970 On March - 01 kreisky's social-democrats win Austrian parliamentary election