Historical Events In March - 13
Friday, 07 August 2020
1992 On this day in history clarence Wright, singer, dies at 84
1993 Blizzard of '93 hits north-east US on this day in history.
1993 Ralph Smith Fults, US gangster (Bonnie & Clyde gang), dies at 82 on March - 13.
1994 33.3% of Austria votes for ultra-right FPÖ on this day in history.
1994 On March - 13 cuba Godding Jr (26) weds Sara Kapfer (26)
1994 On March - 13 oil tank/airship crash at Bosporus (huge fire/15+ killed)
1994 On March - 13 president Mangope of Bophuthaswana deposed
1995 On March - 13 9th Soul Train Music Awards Boyz II Men, Anita Baker win
1995 Anti fascist Kazakhstan anti-parliament forms on this day in history.
1995 On March - 13 hungarian Forint devalued 9%
1995 Istanbul police shoot dead 16 Alawitische demonstrators on this day in history.
1995 9th Soul Train Music Awards: Boyz II Men, Anita Baker win on this day in history.
1996 At Dunblane, a thirteenth century village on the edge of the Scottish Highlands, forty-three-year-old Thomas Hamilton bursts into the gymnasium of the Dunblane Primary School with four guns, and opens fire on a kindergarten class. Sixteen children and their teacher, Gwenne Mayor, are killed before Hamilton turns the gun on himself on March - 13.
1996 Sri Lanka beat India in World Cup semi as riots stop play on March - 13.
2005 First round of Central African Republic elections on this day in history.
2012 19 people are shot dead in a bus attack in Ethiopia on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history after 244 years since its first publication, the Encyclopćdia Britannica discontinues its print edition.
2013 10 people are killed by a suicide bombing in Kunduz province, Afghanistan on March - 13.
2014 After protests earlier this month, the Israeli parliament votes 65 to 1 for legislation that ends exemptions from military service for ultra-Orthodox Jewish seminary students on March - 13.
2018 On this day in history uS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is fired via a tweet from President Donald Trump
2018 On March - 13 national Geographic magazine admits its past coverage was racist in issue to mark 50 years since death of Martin Luther King Jr.
2019 On this day in history march 2019 North American blizzard: A winter storm completes its explosive intensification over the Southern Rocky Mountains region, which began the day before, becoming a powerful "bomb cyclone" and triggering severe blizzard conditions across much of the Southwestern and Central United States.
2019 Australian Cardinal George Pell is sentenced to six years in prison for sexually abusing two choirboys in 1996 on March - 13.