Historical Events In March - 13
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
1961 On March - 13 jFK sets up the Alliance for Progress
1961 On March - 13 landslide in USSR, kills 145
1961 On March - 13 major-General Allard the first Canadian to command a British army division
1961 Old type, black & white notes cease to be legal tender on this day in history.
1961 Pablo Picasso (79) marries his model Jacqueline Rocque (37) on this day in history.
1961 Elizabeth Gurley Finn (70) becomes pres of US Communist Party on this day in history.
1962 Yugoslavia grants 1,000 prisoners amnesty on March - 13.
1963 2 Russian reconnaissance flights over Alaska on this day in history.
1963 On March - 13 indonesia & Netherlands recover diplomatic relations
1964 Turkey threatens Cyprus with armed attack on this day in history.
1964 Kitty Genovese, stabbed to death in Queens; 40 neighbors looked on on March - 13.
1965 Beatles' "Eight Days a Week", single goes #1 & stays #1 for 2 weeks on March - 13.
1965 On March - 13 jeff Beck replaces Eric Clapton of the Yardbirds
1965 George Calinescu, Romanian author (Lauda Lucrorilor), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1967 Congo sentences ex-premier Moïse Tsjombe to death on March - 13.
1967 On this day in history frank Worrell, West indian cricketer, dies
1968 Beatles release "Lady Madonna" in the UK on this day in history.
1969 Apollo 9 returns to Earth on March - 13.
1969 On March - 13 felix Locher, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter), dies at 86
1970 On this day in history 100 year Beehive anniversary ends in brawl in Amsterdam
1970 Digital Equipment Corp introduces PDP-11 minicomputer on March - 13.
1970 On March - 13 san Francisco city employees begin 4-day strike
1970 Rick Besoyan, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1971 Piero Coppola, composer, dies at 82 on March - 13.
1973 On this day in history syria adopts constitution
1973 Stacy Harris, actor (NOPD, Doorway to Danger), dies at 54 on March - 13.
1974 On this day in history charles de Gaulle Airport opens near Paris France
1974 Glenn Turner scores twin tons for New Zealand's first win against Australia on this day in history.
1974 Howard St John, actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies at 68 on March - 13.
1975 On March - 13 ali Sastroamidjojo, Indonesian attorney/minister/premier, dies at 71
1976 Willy Alfredo, [Willem Jue], Dutch comedian/poet, dies at 77 on March - 13.
1977 Dennis Lillee takes 6-26, England all out 95 in Centenary Test on this day in history.
1977 Fanie Lou Hamer, freedom fighter, dies on this day in history.
1978 GO introduces its first bi-level coaches on March - 13.