Historical Events In March - 06
Saturday, 19 June 2021
1983 On this day in history thelma Pelish, actress (Pajama Game), dies at 55
1984 Henry Wilcoxon, actor (Cleopatra, Dragnet, Jericho), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history méxican authorities find body of US drug agent Enrique C Salaazar
1985 Mike Tyson KOs Hector Mercedes in 1 round in his first pro fight on this day in history.
1985 On March - 06 yul Brynner appears in his 4,500th performance of "King &I"
1985 On March - 06 eric Sloane, US artist, dies at 80
1986 USSR's Vega 1 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,889 km on March - 06.
1986 Adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies on this day in history.
1987 6.8 earthquake hits Ecuador, kills 100 on March - 06.
1987 A British ferry sinks off the Belgian port of Zeebrugg, killing 189 on March - 06.
1987 On March - 06 belgium ferry boat "Herald of Free Enterprise" capsizes/sinks; 192 die
1987 In the Colombia - Ecuador region a 7.0 earthquake killed approximately 1,000 people, 4,000 missing, 20,000 homeless, extensive damage, landslides and ground cracks in Napo Province and in the Quito-Tulcan area, Ecuador on March - 06.
1987 On this day in history ecuador earthquakes in Ecuador killing 5,000 people
1988 On March - 06 3 IRA suspects were shot dead in Gibraltar by SAS officers
1988 On March - 06 in the Gulf of Alaska a 7.7 earthquake was felt in parts of Alaska, but little damage on land however an estimated 5,000 dollars damage caused to the ships Exxon North Slope, Exxon Boston and Exxon New Orleans
1988 Konstantin Iliev, composer, dies at 63 on March - 06.
1989 On this day in history harry Andrews, actor (Equus, Helen of Troy, Hill), dies at 77
1990 On this day in history sR-71 sets a transcontinental record, flying 2,404 miles in 1 08 17
1990 On March - 06 the Soviet government allows its citizens to own factories and hire workers.
1990 On this day in history sR-71 sets a transcontinental record, flying 2,404 miles in 1:08:17
1991 Following Iraq's capitulation in the Persian Gulf conflict, President Bush told Congress that "aggression is defeated; The war is over" on this day in history.
1992 Elvia Allman, actress (Night at Earl Carroll's), dies of pneumonia on this day in history.
1993 On March - 06 cyril Collard, French director (Lesson nuits fauves), dies at 35
1994 United Arab Emirates beat Kenya by 2 wickets to win ICC Trophy on this day in history.
1994 On March - 06 leighton Noble, singer/Bandleader, dies at 81
1995 9th American Comedy Awards Rodney Dangerfield on this day in history.
1995 American Express Travel begins charging for domestic air tickets on March - 06.
1995 On this day in history uS 4.5¢ equals 156.30 Dutch guilder (record)
1995 On March - 06 9th American Comedy Awards: Rodney Dangerfield
1996 10th American Comedy Awards on March - 06.
1996 On March - 06 aravinda De Silva smashes 145 vs Kenya in cricket World Cup at Kandy Sri Lamar
1999 Sheik Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, emir of Bahrain, dies at age 65 on March - 06.
2007 On March - 06 mega Millions sets a new world record for the highest lottery jackpot of US $370 million.
2012 On March - 06 9,000 residents are evacuated from Wagga Wagga, Australia, as the Murrimbidgee River threatens to overflow