Know all Events, anniversaries, death, born that makes 08th March special in the world history.
Death of Joe DiMaggio, American baseball star
Martial law was imposed in Lhasa after 3 days of demonstrations against Chinese rule of Tibet
Death of William Walton, British composer .
Death of Sir Thomas Beecham, Conductor
Raymonde de Laroche becomes the first woman to receive a pilot license.
Birth of Kenneth Grahame, British writer (The Wind in the Willows)
The New York Stock exchange was founded.
Birth of William Roscoe, campaigner against slavery
Queen Anne's reign starts, the last monarch of the Stuart dynasty.
Birth of Anne Bonny, notorious pirate in the crew of Captain Jack Rackham
John Casor was declared to be a slave, the first person to be legally recognised as a slave in the North American Colonies. His owner Anthony Johnson was also black.
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Death of Pope Celestine II
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