Historical Events on March 3, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Buffalo Springfield form (Steven Stills, Neil Young, et al)

Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Singer-songwriter
Neil Young
  • James Goldman's "Lion in Winter" premieres in NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kwame Nkrumah flees Ghana to Guinee

First President of Ghana Kwame Nkrumah
First President of Ghana
Kwame Nkrumah
  • Rock group Buffalo Springfield forms
  • Twister hits Jackson Miss; 3 minutes after 1st sighting, 57 die
  • WRFT (now WVFT) TV channel 27 in Roanoke, VA (IND) begins broadcasting