Historical Events In March - 09
Monday, 06 July 2020
1983 Faye Emerson, actress (I've Got a Secret), dies of cancer at 65 on this day in history.
1984 Emile Gumbs' Anguilla National Alliance wins elections on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Borrowed Time"
1985 On March - 09 laura Johnson (Falcon Crest) & Harry Hamlin (LA Law) wed
1985 The most requested movie in history,"Gone With The Wind", went on sale in video stores across the U.S. for the first time on March - 09.
1986 On March - 09 16th Easter Seal Telethon raises $30,100,000
1986 On March - 09 nASA announces searchers found remains of Challenger astronauts
1986 On March - 09 soviet probe Vega 2 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,030 km
1986 Ned Calmer, TV host (In the First Person), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1987 Chrysler Corporation offered to buy American Motors Corporation on this day on March - 09.
1988 On March - 09 president Reagan presides at unveiling of Knute Rockne stamp
1988 Kurt Georg Kiesinger, West German chancellor (1966-69), dies at 83 on March - 09.
1989 Eastern Airlines files for bankruptcy on March - 09.
1989 On March - 09 senate rejects Bush's nomination of John Tower as Defense Secretary
1989 On this day in history soviet Union officially submits to jurisdiction of the World Court
1989 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on March - 09.
1989 On this day in history robert Mapplethorpe, US photographer, dies at 42
1990 On March - 09 dr Antonia Novello sworn-in as first hispanic/female US surgeon general
1990 On March - 09 in St. John's Newfoundland Premier Clyde Wells confirms he will rescind Newfoundland's approval of the Meech Lake Accord; approved by the previous Peckford administration; this will effectively kill the Accord
1991 On March - 09 uS 70th manned space mission STS 39 (Discovery 12) launches into orbit
1992 On March - 09 felipe Turich, actor (Lawless), dies
1993 On this day in history rodney King in court says he thinks he heard cops yell racial slurs
1993 On this day in history ad van Gessel, Dutch actor (Everything For Our Soldiers), dies
1994 IRA launch first of 3 mortar attacks on London's Heathrow Airport on this day in history.
1994 Charles Bukowski, author/poet, dies of leukemia at 73 on this day in history.
1995 Baseball awards a franchise to Tampa Bay Devil Rays on this day in history.
1995 In the Atlantic, Fisheries Minister Brian Tobin orders Canadian fisheries patrol vessel to seize a Spanish trawler for illegally taking undersized turbot outside Canada's 200-mile offshore limit on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history mexican peso worth 7.55 pesos to a dollar (record)
1995 On March - 09 president Konstantine Karamanlis (88) of Greece, resigns
1995 On this day in history ian Ballantine, publisher, dies of heart attack at 79
1996 Alan Hugh Iliffe, psychologist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1997 On March - 09 notorius B I G, [Biggie Small, Chris Walkin], rapper, shot dead at 24
2006 NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft discovers geysers of a liquid substance shooting from Saturn's moon Enceladus, signaling a possible presence of water on this day in history.
2011 On this day in history space Shuttle Discovery makes its final landing after 39 flights.