On this day: March 1

Published: Feb 27 2013 03:32:47 PM EST   Updated On: Mar 01 2015 02:00:00 AM EST

Salem is gripped by witch hysteria, Yellowstone becomes the world's first national park, the Lindbergh baby is kidnapped, and the Watergate Seven are indicted, all on this day.

OTD March 1 - Bonnie Franklin
1 / 59
Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

2013: Actress and singer Bonnie Franklin, best known for her leading role in the television series "One Day at a Time," dies of pancreatic cancer at age 69 in Los Angeles, California.

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • Jim Webb, June 2015

    Scott Olson/Getty Images

    Who's running and who could run in 2016?

    Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announced his campaign for president Thursday, becoming the fifth Democrat to join the primary contest. Find out who else is running and who some of the other possible candidates are.

On this Day

  • Jimmy Stewart, Air Force uniform

    U.S. Air Force

    On this day: July 2

    A president is shot, a Supreme Court justice is born, aliens land -- or not -- and an acting legend passes, all on this day.