Historical Events In March - 18
Thursday, 22 August 2019
1963 Supreme Court's Miranda Decision: defendants must have lawyers on March - 18.
1964 Norbert Wiener, US mathematician (cybernetics), dies at 69 on March - 18.
1965 On this day in history egypt's exiled King Farouk dies in Rome.
1965 Rolling Stones fined £5 each for public urination on this day in history.
1965 On this day in history 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 March - 18.
1966 General Suharto forms government in Indonesia on March - 18.
1966 On this day in history scott Paper begins selling paper dresses for $1
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 On March - 18 jimmy Blaine, singer (Stop the Music), dies at 42
1968 On this day in history congress repeals requirement for a gold reserve
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 March - 18 cambodia military coup under General Lon Nol, prince Sihanuk flees
1970 Mail service paralyzed by first major postal strike on March - 18.
1971 On March - 18 200 die in landslide into Lake Yanahuani, Chungar Peru
1971 George Wood, England cricket wicketkeeper (v S Africa 1924), dies on this day in history.
1972 On this day in history people's Rebublic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China
1973 On March - 18 lauritz L H Melchior, Danish baritone/actor (Luxury Liner), dies at 82
1974 On this day in history most Arab oil producing nations end embargo against US
1974 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1975 Kurds end fight against Iraqi army on March - 18.
1976 On this day in history james McCartney, father of Paul McCartney, dies at 73
1977 On this day in history clash releases their first recording "White Riot"
1977 On this day in history 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 Vietnam hands over MIA to US on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history marien Ngouabi, president of Congo-Brazzaville, murdered
1978 On March - 18 250,000 attend rock concert California Jam II in Ontario CA
1978 Pakistani former premier Ali Bhutto sentenced to death on March - 18.
1978 On this day in history faith Baldwin, US author (They Who Love), dies at 84
1979 On this day in history battles between Kurds & Iranians break in Sananday Iran