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History of March 27 : On this Day Seattle Metropolitans became the first US Hockey team to win the Stanley Cup.

March 27, 1866: President Andrew Johnson vetoed a civil rights bill which later became the 14th amendment. March 27, 1884: The first long distance telephone call was made between Boston and New York. March 27, 1917: The Seattle Metropolitans became the first US Hockey team to win the Stanley Cup. Also Read : WT20: Records in favour […]

History of March 26 : On this Day The United Kingdom driving test is introduced.

History of March 26 : On this Day The United Kingdom driving test is introduced.

March 26, 2005: The Taiwanese government calls on one million Taiwanese to demonstrate in Taipei, in opposition to the Anti-Secession Law of the People’s Republic of China. Around 200,000 to 300,000 attend the demonstration. March 26, 1998: Oued Bouaicha massacre in Algeria: Fifty-two people are killed with axes and knives, 32 of them children under […]

History of March 25 : On This day The city of Valencia is founded in present-day Venezuela

History of March 25 : On This day The city of Valencia is founded in present-day Venezuela

March 25, 1996: The European Union’s Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British Beef and its by-products as a result of mad cow disease (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy). March 25, 1995: WikiWikiWeb, the world’s first wiki, and part of the Portland Pattern Repository, is made public by Ward Cunningham. March 25, 1992: Cosmonaut Sergel Krikalev returns […]

History of MARCH 23 : On this day Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar are hanged for killing

History of MARCH 23 : On this day Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar are hanged for killing

2003: FedEx Express Fight 80: A Mc Donnell Douglas MD-11 flying from Guangzhou, China crashes at Tokyo’s Narita International Airport, killing both the Captain and the co-pilot. 2001: The Russian Mir Space station is disposed of, breaking up in the atmosphere before falling into the southern Pacific Ocean near Fiji. Also Read : History of March […]

History of March 22: The First England vs France Rugby union match is played at Parc des Princes in Paris.

History of March 22: The First England vs France Rugby union match is played at Parc des Princes in Paris.

March 22, 1997: The Comet Hale – Bopp has its closest approach to Earth. March 22,1995: Cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov returns to Earth after setting a record of 438 days in space. March 22,1993: The Intel Corporation ships the first Pentium Chips (80586), featuring a 60 MHz clock speed, 100+ MIPS, and a 64 bit data […]

On this day: History of March 21

On this day: History of March 21

March 21,2006: Social Media Twitter is founded. March 21,1999: Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones become the first to circumnavigate the Earth in a hot air balloon. March 21,1986: Namibia becomes independent after 75 years of South African Rule. March 1971: Gavaskar scores the first of his 34 Test centuries, hitting 116 at Georgetown. Also Read […]

March 19 History : On this day Zimbabwe is suspended from the Commonwealth

March 19 History : On this day Zimbabwe is suspended from the Commonwealth

March 19, 1945: World War II: Adolf Hitler issued his “Nero Decree” ordering all industries, shops, transportation facilities, military installations and communication facilities in Germany to be destroyed. March 19,1954: Willie Masconi sets a world record by running 526 consecutive balls without a miss during a straight pool exhibition at East High Billiard Club in […]

What Happens On this day in History : March 18

What Happens On this day in History : March 18

March 18, 1953: An earthquake hits western Turkey, killing 265 people. March 18, 1970: The US Postal Strike of 1970 begins, one of the largest wildcat strikes in US history. March 18, 1990: In the largest art theft in US history, 12 paintings, collectively worth around $330 million, are stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner […]

History of March 17 : Did You know what Happened on this Day

History of March 17 :  Did You know what Happened on this Day

March 17,1450: The Battle of Los Alporchones is fought in the context of the Spanish Reconquista between the Emirates of Granada and the combined forces on the Kingdom of Castile and Murcia resulting in a Christian victory. March 17, 1860: The First Taranaki War begins in Taranaki, New Zealand, a major phase of the New […]

History of March 16: On this day Sachin Tendulkar created history

History of March 16: On this day Sachin Tendulkar created history

March 16,1815: Prince Willem proclaims himself King of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands, the First constition monarch in the Netherlands. March 16,1926: USA First Rocket launch – The US professor and scientist Robert Hutchings Goddard launches the world’s first liquid-fueled rocket. March 16, 1945: Ninety percent of Wurzburg, Germany is destroyed in only 20 […]

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