Historical Events In March - 02
Thursday, 21 March 2019
1976 Walt Disney World logged its 50 millionth guest, it wasn't me on March - 02.
1977 Bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award on March - 02.
1977 On this day in history future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
1977 On March - 02 libya amends constitution
1978 Soyuz 28 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Czechoslovakian) to Salyut 6 on this day in history.
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 March - 02.
1981 On this day in history janear Hines, actress (Roberta-Julia), dies at 30
1982 On this day in history terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru
1982 On this day in history philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53
1983 On this day in history compact Disc recordings developed by Phillips &Sony introduced
1983 On this day in history final episode of MASH; 125,000,000 viewers
1983 On March - 02 uSSR performs underground nuclear test
1984 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on March - 02.
1984 Louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48 on March - 02.
1985 On this day in history uS approves screening test for AIDS
1985 On this day in history john B Kelly Jr, chairman US Olympic Committee, dies at 57
1986 On March - 02 english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US
1986 The British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence on March - 02.
1986 On March - 02 marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56
1987 Randolph Scott, actor (Ft Worth, Gung Ho, Jesse James), dies at 89 on March - 02.
1988 On March - 02 dutch Liberal Party merged with SDP
1989 On this day in history 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000
1989 Exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil on this day in history.
1989 Madonna's "Like a Prayer" premieres on worldwide Pepsi commercial on March - 02.
1989 On this day in history new York Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez
1990 A grenade attack at a Panama discotheque kills a US soldier and injures 28 other people on this day in history.
1990 On March - 02 greyhound Bus goes on strike
1990 On this day in history more than 6,000 bus drivers go on strike against US transportation company Greyhound.
1991 UN votes in favor of US resolutions for cease fire with Iraq on this day in history.
1991 Clark Mollenhoff, US journalist (Pulitzer Prize), dies on this day in history.
1993 On March - 02 claudette Colbert, suffers a stroke at 89