Historical Events In March - 14
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
1956 On this day in history satchel Paige signs with the Birmingham Black Barons (Negro League)
1957 Indonesian government of Sastroamidjojo resigns on this day in history.
1957 Off the Andreanof Islands, Alaska a 7.1 earthquake offucred on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history indonesian govt of Sastroamidjojo resigns
1958 On this day in history rIAA (Recording Industry Association of American)is created and certifies first gold record (Perry Como's Catch A Falling Star)
1958 On this day in history south Africa government disallows ANC
1958 On March - 14 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1958 On March - 14 uSSR performs atmospheric nuclear test
1958 RIAA certifies 1st gold record (Perry Como's Catch A Falling Star) on March - 14.
1958 On March - 14 eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist/critic/composer, dies at 64
1960 On this day in history 14 die in a train crash in Bakersfield CA
1960 On this day in history 14 die in a train crash in Bakersfield Calif
1961 On this day in history revised version of the New Testament published
1961 George Weiss becomes pres of NY Mets on this day in history.
1961 On March - 14 akiba Rubinstein, Polish chess player (opening theorist), dies at 78
1962 Disarmament conference opens in Geneva without France on March - 14.
1963 SF Guy Rogers ties NBA record with 28 assists on this day in history.
1964 On March - 14 jack Ruby found guilty of killing Lee Harvey Oswald, and sentenced to death
1964 Jack Ruby, the Dallas nightclub owner who killed Lee Harvey Oswald, the accused assassin of President John F. Kennedy, is sentenced to die in the electric chair for his "murder with malice" of Oswald on this day in history.
1964 "Girl Who Came to Supper" closes at Broadway NYC after 112 perfs on March - 14.
1965 Israeli cabinet approves diplomatic relations with West Germany on March - 14.
1967 On March - 14 jFK's body moved from temporary grave to a permanent memorial
1968 CBS TV suspends Radio Free Europe free advertising because RFE doesn't make it clear it is sponsored by the CIA on March - 14.
1968 On March - 14 erwin Panofsky, German/US art historian/iconologist, dies
1969 Ben Shahn, US painter, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1971 Barbra Streisand appears on "The Burt Bacharach Special" on CBS TV on this day in history.
1971 On March - 14 south Vietnamese troops flee Laos
1971 On March - 14 the Rolling Stones leave England for France to escape taxes
1973 On this day in history liam Cosgrave appointed president of Ireland
1973 On March - 14 murat B "Chic" Young, US comic strip artist (Blondie), dies at 72
1974 On March - 14 quebec to make French the official language of the province
1975 On this day in history susan Hayward, actress (Young & Willing), dies at 56
1976 On March - 14 jockey Bill Shoemaker wins his 7,000th race
1976 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on March - 14.