Our Georgia History
 

March
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
Georgia History Timeline
Chronology for March 16

Yesterday    Tomorrow

January  February  March  April  May  June  July  
August  September  October  November  December  

March 16, 1810 Chief Justice John Marshall delivered the opinion in Fletcher V. Peck. The ruling rescinded an act of the Georgia legislature which revoked rights previously granted by contract.
  Fletcher v. Peck
March 16, 1925 Atlanta's Board of Alderman accept Asa Candler's offer of Candler Field to become Atlanta Airport
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
March 16, 1950 Girls Scouts of the USA chartered by the United States Congress
  Juliette Gordon Low and the Girl Scouts
March 16, 1952 Russell appears on "Face the Nation."
  Richard B. Russell, Jr.
March 16, 1955 I Got a Woman by Ray Charles, considered to be the first soul record, reaches #2 on the R&B charts
  Ray Charles
March 16, 1960 Carolyn Quilloin was arrested after she sat down at the whites only counter in Levy's Department Store in Savannah. She was black.
  City of Savannah, Georgia
  The Road to Integration
March 16, 1976 Carter wins Illinois Democratic primary
  Jimmy Carter
March 16, 1983 Plane Crash at Waverly
  Plane Crash at Waverly
March 16, 2000 H. Rap Brown shoots Fulton County Sheriff Ricky Kinchen.
  Fulton County, Georgia
March 16, 2004 Whitney Houston checks into a drug rehab center. Within a week the pop diva checks out.
  Whitney Houston
March 16, 2008 Georgia Bulldogs (basketball) easily defeat the Arkansas Razorbacks 66-57 to gain the number 14 seed in the NCAA tournament.
  2008 Georgia Bulldogs Basketball
March
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
January  February  March  April  May  June  July  
August  September  October  November  December  

Yesterday     Tomorrow
The best search in Georgia History


Return to Index


FrontHistory 101Early GeorgiaAmerican IndiansSearch
WarsPeopleTimelineListsPlacesPoetry




Golden Ink
Georgia's innovative design group


Legal Notice
Privacy Policy
Copyright