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 This day in History - March 13
412 Historic Events for March 13
1982

Men's Fig Skating Champions in Copenhagen won by Scott Hamilton (USA)

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1982

Ice Pairs Championship at Copenhagen won by Baess and Thierbach (GDR)

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1982

Ice Dance Championship at Copenhagen won by Torvill and Dean (GRB)

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1982

Albert Weisser, composer, dies at 64

Death
1983

Louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55), dies at 58

Death
1983

Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 86

Death
1983

"Woman of the Year" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 770 perfs

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1983

1st USFL overtime game-Birmingham Stallions beat Oakld Invaders 20-14

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1984

Last day of 1st-class cricket for G Chappell, R Marsh, B Laird

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1984

Dick Whitington, journalist/cricketer (South Aust and AIF bat), dies

Death
1984

WA beat Queensland by four wickets to win the Sheffield Shield

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1985

Funeral services held for Konstantin Chernenko (Moscow)

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1985

Michael Secrest (US) begins 24-hr ride of 516 miles, 427 yards

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1986

Soyuz T-15 carries 2 cosmonauts to Soviet space station Mir

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1986

Alvaro Fayad Delgado, Colombian guerilla leader (M-19), dies

Death
1987

Washington Caps score 5 goals against Toronto in 3 mins and 3 secs

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1987

Bernhard Grzimek, West German zoologist, dies at 77

Death
1987

Finn Videro, composer, dies at 80

Death
1987

Gerald Moore, England, pianist (Am I Too Loud), dies at 87

Death
1987

Ice Dance Championship at Cincinnati won by Bestemianova and Bukin (URS)

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1987

John Gotti is acquitted of racketeering

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1988

Olive Carey, actress (Affairs With a Stranger), dies at 92

Death
1988

14th People's Choice Awards: Fatal Attraction, Bill Cosby. win

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1989

27th shuttle, Discovery 8, launched, 1st woman to do the countdown

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1989

FDA orders recall of all Chilean fruit in US

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