Historical Events In March - 02
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1993 On March - 02 salman Rushdie divorces Marianne Wiggins
1993 Floortje Peneder, Dutch poet (Diary), dies at 15 on this day in history.
1994 Branch Davidian cult leader David Koresh promises to surrender if taped statement is broadcast; it is, but he doesn't on March - 02.
1994 Miami begins a latin walk of fame, first star for Gloria Estefan on this day in history.
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 March - 02.
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 On this day in history the UN evacutes the last of its peacekeeping forces from Somalia.
1995 On March - 02 hugo Cole, musician/critic, dies at 77
1996 On this day in history tendulkar scores 137 for India vs SL in Cricket World Cup, but still lose
1996 Jacobo Majluta, president of Dominican Rep (1982), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history saudi Arab billionaire Prince al-Waleed bin Talal aquires 5% of Apple
1997 On March - 02 soyuz TM-24 returns to Earth (Russia)
1999 Rock singer Dusty Springfield dies at her London area home at age 59 on this day in history.
2012 Tornadoes kill at least 27 people in the American states of Indiana and Kentucky on this day in history.
2014 86th Academy Awards: "12 Years a Slave," Matthew McConaughey & Cate Blanchett win on March - 02.
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 On this day in history gunmen attack the French embassy and army HQ in suspected terrorist incident in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, killing 8 and injuring 80