Historical Events In March - 02
Saturday, 15 June 2019
1976 On March - 02 walt Disney World logged its 50 millionth guest, it wasn't me
1977 Bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award on March - 02.
1977 On March - 02 future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
1977 Libya amends constitution on this day in history.
1978 Soyuz 28 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Czechoslovakian) to Salyut 6 on March - 02.
1978 On March - 02 the first of many broadcasts of the evening soap "Dallas" on CBS TV
1979 Edith Craig, actress (Harmony Lane, Smashing Rackets), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1981 Aircraft hijacked by 3 Pakistani terrorists on March - 02.
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 On March - 02 terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru
1982 On March - 02 philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53
1983 Compact Disc recordings developed by Phillips &Sony introduced on this day in history.
1983 Final episode of MASH; 125,000,000 viewers on this day in history.
1983 USSR performs underground nuclear test on March - 02.
1984 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on this day in history.
1984 Louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48 on March - 02.
1985 US approves screening test for AIDS on this day in history.
1985 On March - 02 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1988 On this day in history dutch Liberal Party merged with SDP
1989 12 European nations agree to ban chlorofluorocarbon production by 2000 on this day in history.
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 March - 02 new York Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez
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 More than 6,000 bus drivers go on strike against US transportation company Greyhound on March - 02.
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 March - 02.