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 This day in History - March 1
504 Historic Events for March 1
1972

David Rabe's "Sticks and Bones," premieres in NYC

Event
1972

Club of Rome publishes report "Boundaries on the Growth"

Event
1972

Omar Daal, Maracaibo Venezuela, pitcher (Montreal Expos)

Birth
1972

Profail Grier, CFL running back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)

Birth
1973

Robert Joffrey Dance Company opens

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1973

Robyn Smith becomes 1st female jockey to win a major race

Event
1973

Chris Webber, NBA forward (Washington Bullets/Wizards)

Birth
1973

Igor Murin, Trencin CZE, hockey goaltender (Team Slovakia 1998)

Birth
1974

Ian and Greg Chappell make 264 partnership v NZ cricket at Wellington

Event
1974

Stephen Davis, running back (Washington Redskins)

Birth
1974

Mark-Paul Gosselaar, actor (Zack-Saved by the Bell)

Birth
1974

George Harrison announces his concert tour of US in November

Event
1974

Jos de Haes, Flemish philological/poet (Azuren Holte), dies at 53

Death
1974

Watergate grand jury indicts 7 presidential aides

Event
1975

17th Grammy Awards: I Honestly Love You, Marvin Hamlisch win

Event
1975

Maria Jose Suarez, Miss Universe-Spain (1996)

Birth
1975

Eagles' "Best of My Love" reaches #1

Event
1976

Maringo Vlijter, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)

Birth
1976

Jean Martinon, French conductor/composer, dies at 66

Death
1977

US extends territorial waters to 200 miles

Event
1977

Rod White, Sharon Pa, archer (Olympics-gold-1996)

Birth
1977

Bank of America adopts the name VISA for their credit cards

Event
1978

"Timbuktu!" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 243 performances

Event
1978

Charlie Chaplin's coffin was stolen from a Swiss cemetery

Event
1979

Dolores Costello, actress (Noah's Ark, Expensive Women), dies at 73

Death