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 This day in History - March 10
358 Historic Events for March 10
1980

Willard Scott becomes the weather forcaster on the Today Show

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1980

Herman Tarnower, doctor (Scarsdale Diet), killed by Jean Harris

Death
1982

Travis Jackson and Happy Chandler elected to Hall of Fame

Event
1982

Sygyzy: all 9 planets aligned on same side of Sun

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1982

Salim Malik scores 100 in 2nd inning of Test Cricket debut (v SL)

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1982

Pres Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya

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1983

Walter Alston, Dodgers manager, elected to Hall of Fame

Event
1984

Heavyweight Tim Witherspoon KOs Greg Page

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1984

June Marlowe, actress (Pardon US), dies at 81

Death
1985

Konstantin Chernenko, party leader/pres of USSR (1984-85), dies at 73

Death
1985

Mens Figure Skating Championship in Tokyo won by Alexandr Fadeev (URS)

Event
1985

India beat Pakistan to win "World Championship of Cricket"

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1985

Bonnie Lauer wins Uniden LPGA Golf Invitational

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1985

Dallas Maverick coach Dick Motta is 4th NBA coach to win 700 games

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1985

French socialists lose election (National Front 9%)

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1985

Ice Pairs Championship at Tokyo won by Elena Valova and O Vasiliev (URS)

Event
1986

Ray Milland, actor (Lost Weekend-Acad Award 1945), dies at 81

Death
1986

Ernie Lombardi, NL MVP in 1938, and Bobby Doerr, elected to Hall of Fame

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1987

Vatican formal opposition to test-tube fertilization and embryo transfer

Event
1988

William Brocklesby Wordsworth, composer, dies at 79

Death
1988

Avalanche at Swiss Ski resort "Klosters" nearly kills Prince Charles

Event
1988

Glenn Cunningham, US world record miler, dies at 78

Death
1988

Andy Gibb, singer, dies of heart infection at 30

Death
1988

NY Islanders celebrate Mike Bossy night

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1990

Michael Stewart, UK Sect of State (1965-66, 68-70), dies

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