The Only Things That Happened on This Day in History

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The Only Things That Happened on This Day in History

1917 The Seattle Metropolitans became the first U.S. team to win the Stanley Cup as they defeated the Montreal Canadiens.

1971 East Pakistan proclaimed its independence, taking the name Bangladesh.

1992 A judge in Indianapolis sentenced former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson to six years in prison for raping a Miss Black America contestant.

1997 The bodies of 39 members of the Heaven’s Gate techno-religious cult who had committed suicide were found inside a mansion in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.

2002 Arthur Andersen chief executive Joseph Berardino resigned, bowing to mounting pressure as a result of the accounting firm’s role in the Enron scandal.

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~ by thehalobender on March 26, 2009.

One Response to “The Only Things That Happened on This Day in History”

  1. 1979 – Jennn Herzberg entered the world.

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