Historical Events In March - 03
Monday, 18 January 2021
1980 On March - 03 france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1982 Senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams (D-NJ) on this day in history.
1982 Statistics Canada confirms that Canada entered a recession in 1982. Gee all they had to do was ask me I could have told them on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history georges Perec, French writer, dies at 45
1983 Arthur Koestler, Hung/Brit writer (Dialogue With Death), dies at 77 on March - 03.
1985 On March - 03 "Moonlighting" with Cybill Shepard & Bruce Willis, premieres
1985 On this day in history national Union of Mine Workers in England end a 51 week strike
1985 Near Coast of Central Chile a 7.8earthquate killed at least 177 people killed, 2,575 injured and extensive damage in central Chile, including the cities of San Antonio, Valparaiso, Vina del Mar, Santiago and Rancagua on this day in history.
1985 Sarah Blanding, 1st US fem college head (Vassar 1946-64), dies at 86 on March - 03.
1986 On March - 03 dedication of the National Naval Memorial in Anzac Parade, Canberra, by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to mark the 75th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Australian Navy
1987 On March - 03 actor, singer, dancer, comedian, broadcaster and American entertainment icon, Danny Kaye, died in Los Angeles at the age of 74.
1987 Danny Kaye, comedian (Danny Kaye Show), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1988 Lois Wilson, actress (Crash, Deluge, Bright Eyes), dies on this day in history.
1989 Machinists strike Eastern Airlines; pilots honor picket lines on March - 03.
1989 Robert McFarlane gets $20,000 fine, 2 years probation for Iran-Contra on this day in history.
1990 Carole Gist, 20, (Michigan), first black crowned 39th Miss USA on this day in history.
1990 On March - 03 frans Goedhart, Dutch journalist/founder (Parool), dies at 86
1991 On this day in history iraqi generals & General Schwarzkopf meet to discuss cease fire
1991 Latvia & Estonia vote to become independent of the USSR on this day in history.
1991 Los Angeles riot due to 4 LA Police Officers beating Rodney King on March - 03.
1991 On March - 03 miguel Trovoada installed as President of Sao Tomé e Principal
1991 On March - 03 switzerland votes on lowering voting age from 20 to 18
1991 On March - 03 united Airlines crashes near Colorado Springs, kills 25
1991 On this day in history arthur Murray, dance instructor, dies at 95 of pneumonia
1992 On March - 03 gas explodes in coal mine at Zonguldak Turkey, 100s die
1992 On March - 03 mike Bossy's #22 is 2nd number retired by New York Islanders
1992 President Bush apologizes for raising taxes after pledging not to on this day in history.
1992 On March - 03 robert Beatty, actor (Odd Man Out), dies at 82
1993 Howard Stern radio show premieres in Boston (WBCN 104.1 FM-evenings) on this day in history.
1993 On this day in history albert Sabin, physician (oral polio vaccine), dies at 86
1994 Alan Eagleson indicted on 32 counts of embezzlement, fraud and racketeering; former head of the NHL Players Association on this day in history.
1994 IRS investigates Darryl Strawberry on this day in history.
1994 Anita Morris, actress (Nine), dies of cancer at 50 on March - 03.
1995 On March - 03 camilla Parker Bowles & her husband Andrew divorce