Historical Events In March - 02
Thursday, 21 March 2019
1993 Salman Rushdie divorces Marianne Wiggins on March - 02.
1993 On this day in history floortje Peneder, Dutch poet (Diary), dies at 15
1994 On this day in history branch Davidian cult leader David Koresh promises to surrender if taped statement is broadcast; it is, but he doesn't
1994 On March - 02 miami begins a latin walk of fame, first star for Gloria Estefan
1994 William Natcher, (Representative-Democrat-KY), casts his 18,401 &last consecutive vote on March - 02.
1994 On March - 02 donald McKenzie MacKinnon, philosopher, dies at 80
1995 British trader Nick Leeson arrested for collapse of Barings Bank PLC on this day in history.
1995 Ferry boat sinks off Sumbe Angola, 42+ killed on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history space shuttle STS-67 (Endeavour 8), launches
1995 On this day in history the NASA space shuttle Endeavour blasts off on a mission to study the far reaches of space.
1995 The UN evacutes the last of its peacekeeping forces from Somalia on March - 02.
1995 Hugo Cole, musician/critic, dies at 77 on March - 02.
1996 On this day in history tendulkar scores 137 for India vs SL in Cricket World Cup, but still lose
1996 On this day in history jacobo Majluta, president of Dominican Rep (1982), dies at 61
1997 Saudi Arab billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal aquires 5% of Apple on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history soyuz TM-24 returns to Earth (Russia)
1999 On this day in history rock singer Dusty Springfield dies at her London area home at age 59.
2012 Tornadoes kill at least 27 people in the American states of Indiana and Kentucky on March - 02.
2014 On this day in history 86th Academy Awards: "12 Years a Slave," Matthew McConaughey & Cate Blanchett win
2017 US Attorney General Jeff Sessions recuses himself from the investigation into Trump campaign contacts with Russia after revelations he met Russian ambassador on this day in history.
2018 Gunmen attack the French embassy and army HQ in suspected terrorist incident in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, killing 8 and injuring 80 on this day in history.