Historical Events In March - 14
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
1995 Gerard Thomas Victory, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1996 On March - 14 australia beat West Indies by 5 runs in amazing cricket World Cup semi
1996 Dewi Lorwerth Ellis Bebb, rugby international/journalist, dies at 57 on March - 14.
1997 On March - 14 iranian military plane crashes, killing 80
1997 President Clinton trips and tears up his knee requiring surgery on March - 14.
1997 Fred Zinnemann (director), dies of heart attack at 89 on March - 14.
1998 In Northern Iran a 6.9 earthquake kills 5 people and 50 injured in Golbaf. Two thousand houses destroyed, 10,000 people left homeless on March - 14.
1999 On this day in history mGM hosts the world's first online DVD event
2005 On this day in history nearly one million people gathered for an opposition rally in Beirut, a month after the death of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri — the largest rally in Lebanon history.
2005 On this day in history the People's Republic of China ratifies an anti-secession law aimed at preventing Taiwan from declaring independence.
2013 On this day in history 25 people are killed and 50 are wounded by a series of car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq
2017 European Court of Justice rules companies can ban staff from wearing religious symbols, including headscarves on March - 14.
2017 On this day in history world's oldest golf club Muirfield in Scotland, votes to admit women as members for 1st time in 273 years
2018 UK announces it will expel 23 Russian diplomats after Russian-made nerve agent used on former spy in UK on this day in history.
2018 On March - 14 nASA twin study finds that Scott Kelly is no longer identical to his twin brother after one year in space, 7% of his genes altered
2018 On March - 14 world Happiness Report names Finland as world's happiest country and Burundi the unhappiest
2018 Angela Merkel sworn in for fourth term as German Chancellor, head of a coalition government, 171 days after the general election on March - 14.
2018 On this day in history uS students across American commemorate Florida high school shooting with mass walkouts across the country
2018 Brazilian human rights politician Marielle Franco is murdered in Rio, prompting mass protests on March - 14.
2018 In response to gun violence in the United States, and particularly triggered by the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, thousands of high school students across the country participate in an organized protest they called the National School Walkout on March - 14.