Historical Events In March - 02
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1976 On this day in history walt Disney World logged its 50 millionth guest, it wasn't me
1977 On March - 02 bette Davis is first woman to receive Life Achievement Award
1977 On this day in history future Tonight Show host Jay Leno debuts with host Johnny Carson
1977 On this day in history libya amends constitution
1978 On this day in history soyuz 28 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Czechoslovakian) to Salyut 6
1978 On March - 02 the first of many broadcasts of the evening soap "Dallas" on CBS TV
1979 On March - 02 edith Craig, actress (Harmony Lane, Smashing Rackets), dies at 71
1981 On this day in history aircraft hijacked by 3 Pakistani terrorists
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 this day in history.
1982 On March - 02 terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru
1982 Philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53 on March - 02.
1983 On March - 02 compact Disc recordings developed by Phillips &Sony introduced
1983 Final episode of MASH; 125,000,000 viewers on this day in history.
1983 USSR performs underground nuclear test on this day in history.
1984 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on this day in history.
1984 On March - 02 louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48
1985 US approves screening test for AIDS on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence
1986 Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history exxon Houston runs aground in Hawaii, spills 117,000 gallons of oil
1989 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 this day in history 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 On March - 02 clark Mollenhoff, US journalist (Pulitzer Prize), dies
1993 Claudette Colbert, suffers a stroke at 89 on March - 02.