Historical Events In March - 02
Friday, 14 August 2020
1976 Walt Disney World logged its 50 millionth guest, it wasn't me on March - 02.
1977 On this day in history bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award
1977 Future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson on this day in history.
1977 Libya amends constitution on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history soyuz 28 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Czechoslovakian) to Salyut 6
1978 The first of many broadcasts of the evening soap "Dallas" on CBS TV on March - 02.
1979 On March - 02 edith Craig, actress (Harmony Lane, Smashing Rackets), dies at 71
1981 Aircraft hijacked by 3 Pakistani terrorists on this day in history.
1981 Howard Stern begins broadcasting on WWDC in Washington DC on this day in history.
1981 Janear Hines, actress (Roberta-Julia), dies at 30 on March - 02.
1982 Terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53
1983 Compact Disc recordings developed by Phillips &Sony introduced on March - 02.
1983 On this day in history final episode of MASH; 125,000,000 viewers
1983 USSR performs underground nuclear test on March - 02.
1984 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48
1985 US approves screening test for AIDS on March - 02.
1985 On March - 02 john B Kelly Jr, chairman US Olympic Committee, dies at 57
1986 English Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US on this day in history.
1986 On March - 02 the British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence
1986 Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56 on March - 02.
1987 On March - 02 randolph Scott, actor (Ft Worth, Gung Ho, Jesse James), dies at 89
1988 Dutch Liberal Party merged with SDP on this day in history.
1989 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000 on March - 02.
1989 On March - 02 exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil
1989 On March - 02 madonna's "Like a Prayer" premieres on worldwide Pepsi commercial
1989 New York Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez on this day in history.
1990 On March - 02 a grenade attack at a Panama discotheque kills a US soldier and injures 28 other people.
1990 Greyhound Bus goes on strike on March - 02.
1990 On March - 02 more than 6,000 bus drivers go on strike against US transportation company Greyhound.
1991 On March - 02 uN votes in favor of US resolutions for cease fire with Iraq
1991 Clark Mollenhoff, US journalist (Pulitzer Prize), dies on this day in history.
1993 Claudette Colbert, suffers a stroke at 89 on this day in history.