Historical Events In March - 04
Friday, 26 February 2021
1966 On March - 04 demonstrators protest Vietnam war on Parliament Hill in Ottawa
1966 On March - 04 john Lennon, says "We (Beatles) are more popular than Jesus"
1966 North Sea Gas was first pumped ashore by BP on this day in history.
1966 On March - 04 studebaker of Canada stops car production finally
1966 Janis Medins, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history world Ice Dance Championship in Vienna won by Diane Towler & Bernard Ford (Great Britain)
1968 On this day in history joe Frazier TKOs Buster Mathis in 11 for heavyweight boxing title
1968 Martin Luther King Jr announces plans for Poor People's Campaign on this day in history.
1968 Orbiting Geophysical Observatory 5 launched on this day in history.
1968 Alexandre Cellier, composer, dies at 84 on March - 04.
1969 On this day in history rCMP to replace remaining dog teams with snowmobiles, Sargent York and his faithful dog Yukon can now rest easy..
1970 French submarine "Eurydice" explodes on this day in history.
1971 On March - 04 "City Command" kidnaps 4 US military men at Ankara, Turkey
1971 On March - 04 pierre Elliott Trudeau 1919- marries Margaret Sinclair in St. Stephen's Roman Catholic Church; first Prime Minister to marry while in office; couple divorce in 1984
1972 On March - 04 last train run between Penrith to Keswick UK
1972 Libya & USSR signs cooperation treaty on March - 04.
1973 15th Grammy Awards The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, America on March - 04.
1973 On March - 04 15th Grammy Awards: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, America
1974 On March - 04 david Hares' "Knuckle", premieres in London
1974 On this day in history harold Wilson replaces resigning Ed Heath as British premier
1974 On this day in history adolph Gottlieb, US painter, dies at 71
1977 On March - 04 a 7.2 earthquake occurred in Romania, it was centered about 170 kilometers northeast of Bucharest. It killed 1,500, injured about 10,500, and caused extensive damage in Bucharest and other parts of Romania
1977 On this day in history colin Croft takes 8-29 against Pakistan at Port-of-Spain
1977 Earthquake in Romania, kills 1,541 on March - 04.
1977 On March - 04 the first big CRAY 1 supercomputer shipped, to Los Alamos Laboratories, New Mexico
1978 Chicago Daily News, founded in 1875, publishes last issue on March - 04.
1979 On this day in history 200th episode of "All in the Family"
1979 US Voyager I photo reveals Jupiter's rings on this day in history.
1980 On March - 04 robert Mugabe forms Zimbabwe's first black government
1980 Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF wins parliamentary election in Zimbabwe on March - 04.
1981 On March - 04 torin Thatcher, actor (Houdini, Isranbul, Lady Godiva), dies
1982 NASA launches Intelsat V on March - 04.
1984 Shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1985 On March - 04 virtual ban on leaded gas ordered by EPA