Historical Events In March - 01
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1945 Fieldmarshal Kesselring succeeds von Rundstedt as commander on March - 01.
1945 On this day in history hitler orders the destruction of all Germany; it is unworthy of surviving him. His order mandates the destruction not only of military installations, but also of all stores, industries, and transportation and communication installations. Nothing is to fall into enemy hands.
1945 On this day in history major Frederick A. Tilston Cdn.(The Essex Scottish Regimetn) wins the Victoria Cross at Hochwald, Germany
1945 On March - 01 uS infantry regiment captures Mönchengladbach
1946 On this day in history british Govt takes control of Bank of England, after 252 years
1946 Operation Frostbite--USS Midway with elements of Air Group 74 on board, and accompanied by three destroyers, left Norfolk to conduct cold weather tests in Davis Strait. In the period 7-22 March, these units with World War II type aircraft and the newer F8F Bearcat, the combination prop and jet FR-1 Fireball, and the HNS-1 helicopter on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history panamá accepts its new constitution
1946 Bubonic plague in China on this day in history.
1946 On March - 01 relapsing fever in Egypt
1947 On March - 01 international Monetary Fund began operations
1947 J Boogaard, nazi collaborator, executed on this day in history.
1947 Cholera in Egypt on March - 01.
1949 On March - 01 heavyweight boxing champ Joe Louis, "The Brown Bomber," retires after holding the title for more than 11 years.
1950 Chiang Kai-shek resumed the Presidency of National China on Formosa on March - 01.
1950 Klaus Fuchs sentenced to 14 years for atomic espionage (London) on March - 01.
1950 On this day in history uSSR issues golden rubles
1952 Egyptian government-Ali Maher Pasja resigns on March - 01.
1952 Helgoland, in North Sea, returned to West Germany by Britain on March - 01.
1953 On this day in history uS removes embargo on Canadian livestock placed after outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in 1952
1953 On March - 01 anton GO Ridder Van Rappard, painter/lithographer/etcher, dies
1954 On this day in history 4 Puerto Ricans open fire in US House of Representatives injuring 5 Representatives
1954 On March - 01 first American hydrogen bomb test on the island of Bikini
1954 Rebellion during visit of President Naguib in Khartoum Sudan, 30 die on March - 01.
1954 On this day in history ron Howard Emmy Award-winning producer was born
1954 Ted Williams fractures collarbone in first game of spring training after flying 39 combat missions without injury in Korean War on this day in history.
1954 On March - 01 the birth of Ron Howard, American director
1954 On this day in history uS explodes 15 megaton hydrogen bomb at Bikini Atoll
1955 On March - 01 israeli assault on Gaza, kills 48
1955 On March - 01 pakistan vs India 5 Test Cricket series ends in a 0-0 draw
1957 Asian flu in Worldwide killing 1-4 million people on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history gary Sobers 365 vs Pakistan, 614 minutes, 38 fours, best Cricket before Lara
1958 On this day in history sobers completes 446 stand for 2nd wicket with Conrad Hunte, 260
1958 On this day in history west Indies cricket declare at stumps score of 3-790 declare vs Pakistan
1958 On this day in history giacomo Balla, Italian painter, dies at 86