Know all Events, anniversaries, death, born that makes 06th March special in the world history.
Cross-channel ferry 'Herald of Free Enterprise' left Zeebrugge, Belgium, with its bow doors open. It capsized outside the harbour, killing 188 passengers
Death of Donald Maclean, British-born Soviet spy .
Death of Pearl Buck, novelist and Nobel Prize winner
Death of George Formby, English music hall artist, singer and songwriter.
Gold Coast becomes independent Ghana.
Death of Ivor Novello, Welsh songwriter.
Death of Anton Cermak, Mayor of Chicago, who had been shot during a failed assassination attempt on President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt on.
Death of John Philip Sousa, American composer, 'The March King'.
Birth of Lou Costello, American comedian (‘Abbott and Costello’) .
Death of Louisa May Alcott, American writer.
Susan B. Anthony and over 100 suffragists presented US President Chester A. Arthur with a demand that he voice his support for female suffrage
The Dred Scott decision - the US Supreme Court overruled Congress and made slavery legal in all the territories, pushing the nation towards civil war
Death of Davy Crockett, American frontiersman and casualty during the final assault on The Alamo.
The city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada was founded
Birth of Cyrano de Bergerac, French playwright.
Ferdinand Magellan arrived on the island of Guam.
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Birth of Michelangelo, Italian artist.
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