On This Day

Historical Events on March 7 (Part 2)

  • 2017 Malta's famous landmark the Azure Window collapses into the sea after a storm
  • 2017 19 girls killed in a fire at a government-run care center in San José Pinula, Guatemala
  • 2019 Chinese telecommunications company Huawei sues the US government over a federal ban on its products

Historic Event

2019 Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain shares her first Instagram post, a letter between mathematician Charles Babbage and Prince Albert

  • 2019 Thailand's Constitutional Court dissolves opposition party Thai Raksa Chart, after it nominated the King's sister as candidate for Prime Minister
  • 2019 Power and communications blackout begins in Venezuela

Film & TV History

2021 Oprah Winfrey interview with Harry and Meghan, Duke and Duchess of Sussex broadcast on CBS, alleges Meaghan was made suicidal and subject to racist treatment by the palace

  • 2021 NY Governor Chris Cuomo says "no way I resign' amid accusations of sexual assault and his office concealing nursing home deaths
  • 2021 NBA All Star Game, State Farm Arena, Atlanta, GA: Team LeBron beats Team Durant, 170-150; MVP: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks F