Historical Events In March - 18
Sunday, 17 February 2019
1963 Supreme Court's Miranda Decision: defendants must have lawyers on March - 18.
1964 Norbert Wiener, US mathematician (cybernetics), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1965 On March - 18 egypt's exiled King Farouk dies in Rome.
1965 On this day in history rolling Stones fined £5 each for public urination
1965 On March - 18 soviet astronaut Alexei Leonov is first man to walk in space
1965 USSR launches Voshkod 2; Alexei Leonov makes first spacewalk (20 minutes) on March - 18.
1965 Farouk I, last King of Egypt (1936-52), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history general Suharto forms government in Indonesia
1966 Scott Paper begins selling paper dresses for $1 on March - 18.
1967 On March - 18 beatles' "Penny Lane", single goes #1
1967 Oil tanker Torrey Canyon hits a rock off the Isles of Scilly Cornwall UK & spills oil on March - 18.
1967 Jimmy Blaine, singer (Stop the Music), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1968 Congress repeals requirement for a gold reserve on March - 18.
1968 Manuel Gomez Carillo, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1969 On March - 18 barbara Bates, actress (Kathy-It's a Great Life), dies at 43
1970 On this day in history cambodia military coup under General Lon Nol, prince Sihanuk flees
1970 On March - 18 mail service paralyzed by first major postal strike
1971 On March - 18 200 die in landslide into Lake Yanahuani, Chungar Peru
1971 On March - 18 george Wood, England cricket wicketkeeper (v S Africa 1924), dies
1972 On this day in history people's Rebublic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China
1973 Lauritz L H Melchior, Danish baritone/actor (Luxury Liner), dies at 82 on March - 18.
1974 Most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US on March - 18.
1974 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87 on March - 18.
1975 Kurds end fight against Iraqi army on March - 18.
1976 On March - 18 james McCartney, father of Paul McCartney, dies at 73
1977 Clash releases their first recording "White Riot" on this day in history.
1977 On March - 18 in the Congo, President Marien Ngouabi is assassinated.
1977 US restricts citizens from visiting Cuba, Vietnam, N Korea & Cambodia on this day in history.
1977 On March - 18 vietnam hands over MIA to US
1977 On this day in history marien Ngouabi, president of Congo-Brazzaville, murdered
1978 250,000 attend rock concert California Jam II in Ontario CA on March - 18.
1978 Pakistani former premier Ali Bhutto sentenced to death on March - 18.
1978 Faith Baldwin, US author (They Who Love), dies at 84 on March - 18.
1979 Battles between Kurds & Iranians break in Sananday Iran on March - 18.