Historical Events In March - 06
Monday, 25 January 2021
2013 On March - 06 syrian rebels capture Ar-Raqqah, their first major city
2014 Crimea's parliament votes unanimously to make the Crimea a part of Russia on this day in history.
2017 US President Donald Trump signs his second executive order barring travelers from 6 mostly-Muslim countries for 90 days but leaves out Iraq on March - 06.
2017 Wikileaks publishes "Vault 7" CIA documents detailing its hacking and surveillance techniques on March - 06.
2018 "Highest overdose death rates ever recorded in the US", 142,000 overdoses in 2016-17 period according to US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on March - 06.
2018 Sri Lanka imposes first nationwide state of emergency since civil war after unrest between Sinhalese and Muslim areas in Kandy District on March - 06.
2018 World's oldest message in a bottle found in Western Australia, thrown from German ship Paula 132 years ago (12 June 1886) on March - 06.
2018 On this day in history american WWII aircraft carrier USS Lexington rediscovered in Australia's Coral Sea, lost during 1942 Battle of the Coral Sea
2018 Nashville mayor Megan Barry resigns a month after admitting to an extramarital affair with her bodyguard on March - 06.
2018 Pope Francis announces that murdered Salvadorean Archbishop Óscar Romero will be made a saint on March - 06.
2018 On this day in history british health officials tells the country it's time "to get on a diet" and urging manufacturers to reduce calories in foods
2018 Forbes names Amazon founder Jeff Bezos the world's richest person for the first time at $112 billion, Bill Gates no. 2 on March - 06.
2019 On March - 06 leBron James scores his 32,293rd point in the 2nd quarter of a Lakers' 115-99 loss to Denver in LA to pass Michael Jordan into 4th place on the NBA all-time point scoring list
2019 On this day in history facebook head Mark Zuckerberg reveals plans to turn the social media platform into a more "privacy-focused platform"
2019 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis: Venezuela expels German ambassador Daniel Kriener for his alleged meddling in internal affairs on March - 06.