Historical Events In March - 04
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1966 On this day in history demonstrators protest Vietnam war on Parliament Hill in Ottawa
1966 John Lennon, says "We (Beatles) are more popular than Jesus" on this day in history.
1966 North Sea Gas was first pumped ashore by BP on this day in history.
1966 Studebaker of Canada stops car production finally on March - 04.
1966 Janis Medins, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1967 World Ice Dance Championship in Vienna won by Diane Towler & Bernard Ford (Great Britain) on March - 04.
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 March - 04.
1968 On March - 04 orbiting Geophysical Observatory 5 launched
1968 On March - 04 alexandre Cellier, composer, dies at 84
1969 RCMP to replace remaining dog teams with snowmobiles, Sargent York and his faithful dog Yukon can now rest easy. on this day in history.
1970 French submarine "Eurydice" explodes on this day in history.
1971 "City Command" kidnaps 4 US military men at Ankara, Turkey on this day in history.
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 On March - 04 libya & USSR signs cooperation treaty
1973 15th Grammy Awards The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, America on this day in history.
1973 15th Grammy Awards: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, America on this day in history.
1974 David Hares' "Knuckle", premieres in London on March - 04.
1974 On March - 04 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 Colin Croft takes 8-29 against Pakistan at Port-of-Spain on this day in history.
1977 Earthquake in Romania, kills 1,541 on this day in history.
1977 The first big CRAY 1 supercomputer shipped, to Los Alamos Laboratories, New Mexico on this day in history.
1978 Chicago Daily News, founded in 1875, publishes last issue on this day in history.
1979 200th episode of "All in the Family" on this day in history.
1979 On March - 04 uS Voyager I photo reveals Jupiter's rings
1980 Robert Mugabe forms Zimbabwe's first black government on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF wins parliamentary election in Zimbabwe
1981 Torin Thatcher, actor (Houdini, Isranbul, Lady Godiva), dies on March - 04.
1982 On March - 04 nASA launches Intelsat V
1984 Shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer, dies at 79 on March - 04.
1985 On March - 04 virtual ban on leaded gas ordered by EPA