On this day: March 7

Published: Mar 04 2013 01:20:52 PM EST   Updated On: Mar 07 2014 02:00:00 AM EST

The board game Monopoly is born, Glamour begins publishing, a civil rights march in Selma, Ala., ends in violence, and Kathryn Bigelow makes Oscar history, all on this day.

OTD March 7 - Claude King
1 / 38
Publicity photo

2013: Country music singer-songwriter Claude King, best known for his 1962 hit song "Wolverton Mountain," dies at age 90 in Shreveport, La.

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • broken down car automobile with hood up

    iStock/vukx

    Top 10 consumer complaints

    The Consumer Federation of America recently released its annual chronicle of the top 10 consumer complaints. Check out which complaints topped the list.

On this Day

  • Adolf Hitler, 1936 Olympics Berlin

    Public domain

    On this day: August 1

    Oxygen is discovered, Adolf Hitler presides over the opening of the Olympics, a new superhero is introduced, tragedy strikes the University of Texas, and a new all-music TV network debuts, all on this day.