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 This day in History - March 15
406 Historic Events for March 15
1955

Dee Snider, Massapequa NY, (Twisted Sister-We're Not Gonna Take It)

Birth
1955

Dutch 2nd Chamber requires TV licenses

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1955

Marcia McCabe, Bryn Mawr Pa, actress (Alicia Grande-1 Live to Live)

Birth
1955

Mohsin Khan, cricketer (Pakistani opening batsman late 70s early 80s)

Birth
1955

WLEX TV channel 18 in Lexington, KY (NBC) begins broadcasting

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1956

Clay Matthews, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)

Birth
1956

Whipper Billy Watson beats Lou Thesz in Toronto, to become NWA champ

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1956

"My Fair Lady" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 2,715 perfs

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1957

3rd nation to explode a nuclear bomb (Britain)

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1957

Park Overall, Tenn, actress (Laverne-Empty Nest, Mississippi Burning)

Birth
1958

USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test

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1958

Oscar Robertson of Cin scores a NCAA midwest region-record 56 pts

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1958

KULR TV channel 8 in Billings, MT (NBC/ABC/CBS) begins broadcasting

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1958

"Body Beautiful" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 60 performances

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1958

Laura Carrington, actress (Louisa-Alphabet City)

Birth
1958

Royals basketball star Maurice Stokes collapsed during a playoff game with encephalitis; He goes into a coma and is permanently disabled

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1959

Harold Baines, Easton MD, outfielder (Chic White Sox, Texas Rangers)

Birth
1959

Eliot Teltscher, Calif, tennis player (US Davis Cup team)

Birth
1959

Louise Suggs wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship

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1959

Richard Rogers' "No Strings" opens on Broadway

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1959

Robert Foster sets record by staying underwater 13 m 42.5 s

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1959

WILX TV channel 10 in Lansing, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting

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1960

Donna Smith, Portland Oregon, playmate (March, 1985)

Birth
1960

National Observatory at Kitt Peak, Arizona dedicated

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1960

Key Largo Coral Reef Preserve established (1st underwater park)

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