Historical Events In March - 04
Saturday, 23 September 2023
1985 War veterans returned to the "Bridge over the River Kwai" on March - 04.
1989 Actress Phoebe Cates marries actor Kevin Kline on this day in history.
1989 Eastern Airlines machinists strike on March - 04.
1989 Time and Warner Communications announce a planned merger to form the world's largest media and entertainment company on March - 04.
1990 On March - 04 a 6.1 earthquake occurred in Pakistan at least 11 people killed, about 40 injured and many homes and buildings damaged in the Kalat area. Also felt at Quetta and Mastung
1990 US 65th manned space mission STS 36 (Atlantis 6) returns from space on March - 04.
1991 On this day in history bank of Credit & Commerce International divests itself of first American Bank
1991 On this day in history iraq releases 6 US, 3 British & 1 Italian POW
1993 On this day in history katharine Hepburn enters the hospital suffering from exhaustion
1994 4 Arab terrorist founded guilty of bombing the World Trade Center on this day in history.
1994 Space shuttle STS-62 (Columbia 16), launches into orbit on this day in history.
1994 On March - 04 toronto actor John Candy dies at 43 of a heart attack while filming Wagons East on location in Mexico
1995 Blind teenage boy receives a 'Bionic Eye' at a Washington Hospital on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history george Foreman loses WBA boxing title, refusing to fight Tony Tucker
1995 Michael Johnson runs world record 400 meter indoor (44.63 seconds) on this day in history.
1997 On March - 04 brazil Senate allows women to wear slacks
1997 On this day in history comet Hale-Bopp directly above the Sun (1.04 AU)
1997 President Clinton bans federally funded human cloning research on this day in history.
1997 Zeya Start-1 launched (Russia) on March - 04.
1999 On this day in history a military jury in North Carolina clears a Marine pilot of reckless endangerment charges when his jet severed a gondola cable in the Alps, sending 20 people to their deaths.
1999 Retired US Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun, author of a 1973 decision legalizing abortion, dies in Arlington, VA, at age 90 on March - 04.
2005 On March - 04 the car of released Italian hostage Giuliana Sgrena is fired on by US soldiers in Iraq, causing the death of one passenger and injuring two more.
2005 On this day in history united Nations warns that about 90 million Africans could be infected by the HIV virus in the future without further action against the spread of the disease.2006 The final contact attempt with Pioneer 10 receives no response.
2006 Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway was christened by Bishop Ole Christian Kvarme at the chapel inside The Royal Palace in Oslo on March - 04.
2006 On this day in history the final contact attempt with Pioneer 10 receives no response.
2007 Parliamentary elections take place in Estonia and in Abkhazia on this day in history.
2009 e International Criminal Court (ICC) issues an arre warrant for Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir for war crimes and crimes again humanity in Darfur. Al-Bashir is e fir sitting head of ate to be indicted by e ICC since its eablishment in 2002 on March - 04.
2012 On March - 04 munitions dump explosions kill at least 250 people in the Republic of Congo
2012 On March - 04 a series of explosions are reported at a munitions dump in Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of the Congo, with at least 250 people dead.
2013 On this day in history 40 Syrian soldiers are killed in an ambush in Western Iraq
2014 US President Obama announces 2015 budget on March - 04.
2018 On March - 04 world's worst listeria outbreak suspected of killing 180 tracked to processed meat factory in Polokwane, South Africa
2018 On this day in history 90th Academy Awards: Best Picture "The Shape of Water", Best Director Guillermo del Toro, Best Actor Gary Oldman, Best Actress France McDormand
2018 On this day in history italian general election results in a hung parliament, populist Five Star Movement wins most votes