The Alamo fell to Mexican forces.
Clarence Birdseye started to sell prepackaged frozen food for the first time, in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The former British colonies of Togoland and the Gold Coast united to form independent Ghana.
Queen Elizabeth II launched the first royal website.
Read more: This Day in History: March 6 — Infoplease.com http://www.infoplease.com/dayinhistory#ixzz1oLP3oxzV
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