The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History

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1770 The Boston Massacre took place as British soldiers, taunted by a crowd of colonists, opened fire, killing five people.

1933 The Nazi Party won 44 percent of the vote in German parliamentary elections, enabling it to join with the Nationalists to gain a slender majority in the Reichstag.

1946 Winston Churchill delivered his famous “Iron Curtain” speech at Westminster College in Fulton, Mo

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~ by thehalobender on March 5, 2009.

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