Today in History, English
Today in History, English

26341March 8Death2012 – Minoru Mori, Japanese businessman, founded the Mori Art Museum (b. 1934)
26342March 8Death2012 – Steven Rubenstein, American anthropologist and academic (b. 1962)
26343March 8Death2013 – Haseeb Ahsan, Pakistani cricketer and manager (b. 1939)
26344March 8Death2013 – John O'Connell, Irish journalist and politician (b. 1927)
26345March 8Death2013 – George Saimes, American football player (b. 1941)
26346March 8Death2013 – Raymond Telles, American politician and diplomat, United States Ambassador to Costa Rica (b. 1915)
26347March 8Death2013 – Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist-Schmenzin, German soldier and publisher (b. 1922)
26348March 8Death2014 – Leo Bretholz, Austrian-American holocaust survivor and author (b. 1921)
26349March 8Death2014 – James Ellis, Irish-English actor (b. 1931)
26350March 8Death2014 – Buren Fowler, American guitarist (Drivin N Cryin) (b. 1959)
26351March 8Death2014 – William Guarnere, American sergeant (b. 1923)
26352March 8Death2014 – Wendy Hughes Australian actress and producer (b. 1952)
26353March 8Death2014 – Larry Scott, American bodybuilder (b. 1938)
26354March 8Death2015 – Inezita Barroso, Brazilian singer-songwriter and actress (b. 1925)
26355March 8Death2015 – Pavlo Khudzik, Ukrainian footballer (b. 1985)
26356March 8Death2015 – Tjol Lategan, South African rugby player (b. 1925)
26357March 8Death2015 – Sam Simon, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1955)
26358March 8Death2015 – Lew Soloff, American trumpet player, composer, and actor (Blood, Sweat & Tears and Mingus Big Band) (b. 1944)
26359March 8Holiday and observanceChristian feast day:John of GodPhilemon the actorGeoffrey Studdert Kennedy, Edward King, Felix of Burgundy (Church of England)
26360March 8Holiday and observanceEarliest day on which Canberra Day can fall, while March 14 is the latest celebrated on the second Monday in March (Australian Capital Territory)
26361March 8Holiday and observanceEarliest day on which Commonwealth Day can fall, while March 14 is the latest celebrated on the second Monday in March (Commonwealth of Nations)
26362March 8Holiday and observanceEarliest day on which Passion Sunday can fall, while April 17 is the latest observed on the fifth Sunday of Lent (Christianity)
26363March 8Holiday and observanceInternational Women's Day or Mother's Day (primarily Eastern Europe, Russia, and the former Soviet bloc)
26364March 9Event141 BC – Liu Che, posthumously known as Emperor Wu of Han, assumes the throne over the Han dynasty of China.
26365March 9Event632 – The Farewell Sermon (Khutbah, Khutbatul Wada') of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
26366March 9Event1009 – First known mention of Lithuania, in the annals of the monastery of Quedlinburg.
26367March 9Event1230 – Bulgarian tsar Ivan Asen II defeats Theodore of Epirus in the Battle of Klokotnitsa.
26368March 9Event1276 – Augsburg becomes a Free imperial city.
26369March 9Event1500 – The fleet of Pedro Álvares Cabral leaves Lisbon for the Indies. The fleet will discover Brazil which lies within boundaries granted to Portugal in the Treaty of Tordesillas.
26370March 9Event1566 – David Rizzio, private secretary to Mary, Queen of Scots, is murdered in the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland.

* Görseller ve İçerik tekif hakkına sahip olabilir