The Only Things That Happened On This Day In History

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1933 Congress, called into special session by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, began its 100 days of enacting New Deal legislation.

1945 U.S. B-29 bombers launched incendiary bomb attacks against Japan during World War II, causing widespread devastation.

1954 CBS newsman Edward R. Murrow critically reviewed Wisconsin Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy’s anti-Communism campaign on “See It Now.”

1997 Gangsta rapper The Notorious B.I.G., whose real name was Christopher Wallace, was killed in a drive-by shooting in Los Angeles at age 24.

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~ by thehalobender on March 9, 2009.

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