Historical Events In March - 03
Sunday, 13 June 2021
1961 King Hassan II's ascends to throne of Morocco on March - 03.
1962 On March - 03 british Antarctic Territory is formed
1963 On March - 03 senegal adopts constitution
1965 Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Eleanor Parker starred in the film adaptation of the popular Broadway hit, "The Sound of Music" on March - 03.
1965 On this day in history temptations' "My Girl" reaches #1
1965 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
1965 On March - 03 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
1965 Carlo Gatti, composer, dies at 88 on March - 03.
1966 On March - 03 james Goldman's "Lion in Winter", premieres in New York NY
1966 Kwame Nkrumah flees Ghana to Guinée on March - 03.
1966 Rock group Buffalo Springfield forms (Steven Stills, Neil Young, et al) on this day in history.
1966 Twister hits Jackson MS; 3 minutes after first sighting, 57 die on this day in history.
1966 Alice Pearce, comedienne (Gladys Kravitz-Bewitched), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1967 On March - 03 eric Burdon and the Animals refuse to do a show in Ottawa unless they are paid in advance; audience of 3,000 go on a rampage, doing $5,000 in damages.
1967 On March - 03 grenada gains partial independence from Britain, later the U.S. will come calling
1967 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1967 Georges Lonque, composer, dies at 66 on March - 03.
1968 On March - 03 greece, Portugal & Spain's embassies bombed in the Hague
1968 On March - 03 jean Beliveau (Montréal) becomes 2nd NHLer to score 1,000 points
1969 On this day in history apollo 9 launched into 151 Earth orbits (10 days)
1971 On this day in history south African Broadcasting Corp lifts its ban on the Beatles
1971 Winnie Mandela sentenced to 1 year in jail in South Africa on March - 03.
1972 On this day in history sculpted figures of Jefferson Davis, Robert E Lee, & Stonewall Jackson are completed at Stone Mountain GA
1974 George Foreman KOs Ken Norton on March - 03.
1974 On March - 03 world's worst air disaster to date, Turkish DC-10 crashes in Paris France (346 die)
1974 On this day in history barbara Ruick, actress (Carousel, Fearless Fagan), dies at 43
1975 Linda McCartney is charged in US with possession of marijuana on March - 03.
1975 On this day in history thomas Berger 1933- starts public hearings into social and environmental costs of planned 4,184 km Mackenzie Valley pipeline
1976 On March - 03 mozambique closes border with Rhodesia
1976 Alfred Sendrey, composer, dies at 92 on March - 03.
1977 Libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms on March - 03.
1977 World Ice Dance Championship in Tokyo won by Irina Moiseeva & Andrei Minenkov (USSR) on March - 03.
1977 On this day in history percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93
1978 On this day in history charles Chaplin's remains are stolen in Switzerland