|The Song Shi recorded a tributary mission from the Kingdom of Butuan to the Song Dynasty of China.
|Edward, the Black Prince was created Duke of Cornwall, the first duchy in England.
|Reconquista-The combined forces of Castile and Murcia defeatedthe Emirate of Granada at the Battle of Los Alporchones around the cityof Lorca.
|Rana Sangram Singh of Chittorgarh was defeated by Babur in the First Agra War.
|William K.H. Friso was appointed Mayor of Darren.
|St. Patrick's Day was first celebrated in New York City.
|The first St. Patrick's Day Parade was held in New York City.
|American Revolutionary War-The British Army garrison in Boston, Massachusetts, withdrew from the city, ending the 11-month Siege of Boston.
|The Anglo-Dutch Treaty of 1824 was signed.
|The First Taranaki War began at Waitara, New Zealand, markingan important phase of the New Zealand land wars.
|The transatlantic steamship SS Utopia accidentally collidedwith the battleship HMS Anson in the Bay of Gibraltar, sinking in lessthan twenty minutes and killing 562.
|About 1200 people died in the Taiwan earthquake.
|Willem J. Kolff performed the world's first hemodialysis using an artificial kidney machine that failed.
|The synthesis of californium, a radioactive transuranium element, was announced.
|Six thousand people in Montreal rioted to protest thesuspension of ice hockey star Maurice Richard.
|A plane crash on the slope of Mount Manunggal killed PhilippinePresident Ramon Magsaysay and 24 others.
|Launched Vanguard 1 satellite of the United States.
|The most recent eruption of Mount Agung on Bali, Indonesia,killed approximately 1,500 people.
|Golda Mayer became Israel's first female Prime Minister.
|Golda Meir became the first female Prime Minister of Israel.
|Slava Veder took his Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph Burst ofJoy, which came to symbolize the end of United States involvement in theVietnam War.
|American serial killer Richard Ramirez, known as'the Night Stalker', began a home invasion burglary and killing spreethat resulted in 13 deaths and 11 sexual assaults over the followingfive months.
|Eritrean War of Independence-The Eritrean People's LiberationFront encircled an Ethiopian force and gained a decisive victory in theBattle of Afabet.
|Batminton player Saina Nehwal was born.
|Nearly 70% of voters in nine Soviet republics agreed that the Soviet Union should be preserved in the Soviet Union referendum.
|A referendum took place in South Africa, ending the rule to distinguish between humans based on skin color.
|28 killed in an attack on the Israeli embassy in Argentina.
|Sri Lanka won the title by beating Australia by seven wickets in the final of the Cricket World Cup.
|Mike Tyson again won heavy weight Championship. He defeated Frank Beruna in the 3rd round.
|CNN began Spanish broad cart.
|USA women hockey team showed marvellous performance by defeating Canada. It won the first Olympic gold medal.
|Over 700 followers of the Ugandan sect Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God perished in a fire and a series of poisonings and killings, considered either a cult suicide or an orchestrated mass murder by its leaders.
|NASA's Messenger became the first spacecraft to enter orbit around Mercury.
|Marc Ravalamanana, president of Madagascar was over thrown. Andry Rajalina became the new president. He was appointed by the military.
|Ganathan became the acting president of Nigeria but he dissolved the Nigerian cabinet.
|Libiya’s military continued fighting for many years and at cart declared that it will stop on Sunday. It was stopped and all over peace was declared.
|Julian Assange announced his peen under house arrest. He planned to run the Rennate house.
|The 2012-13 Biathenean world cup ended with Martin Fourcade winning men’s and Tora Berger winning women’s average world cup titles.
|Ten people died in a suicide car attack in Basra, Iraq.
|Scientists using the BICEP 2 telescope identified the cosmic inflation. It conferred to support for big bang theory which was the origin of the universe.
|USA President Obama promised that the country will not take any military action against Ukraine due to Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
|After arranging for the assassination of Valentinian III, Petronius Maximus seized the throne of the Western Roman Empire, only to be killed 11 weeks later during the sack of Rome.