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 This day in History - March 16
355 Historic Events for March 16
1971

Thomas E Dewey, US president candidate (R 1944, 48), dies at 68

Death
1971

Chuck Fleetwood-Smith, cricketer (Vict and Aust), dies

Death
1971

Bebe Daniels, actress (Silver Dollar, My Past), dies at 70

Death
1971

Brett Carolan, NFL tight end (SF 49ers)

Birth
1971

KDCD TV channel 18 in Midland, TX (IND) suspends broadcasting

Event
1971

13th Grammy Awards: Bridge over Troubled Water, Carpenters win

Event
1971

Eric Ravotti, NFL linebacker (Pitts Steelers)

Birth
1972

Harold "Pie" Traynor, hall of fame 3rd baseman (Pirates), dies at 72

Death
1972

John and Yoko are served with deportation papers

Event
1973

Carl Benton Reid, actor (Trap, Underwater City), dies at 79

Death
1973

Bert Zuurman, soccer player (SC Heerenveen)

Birth
1973

M Revis, [Willem Fisherman), author (People that Mutiny), dies at 68

Death
1974

1st performance at new Grand Ole Opry House at Opryland in Nashville

Event
1974

Lamont Burns, guard (NY Jets)

Birth
1974

Heath Streak, cricketer (Zimbabwean pace bowler 1993-)

Birth
1975

US Mariner 10 makes 3rd and final fly-by of Mercury

Event
1975

"Lieutenant" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 9 performances

Event
1975

T-Bone Walker, blues guitarist (Funky Town, Well Done), dies at 64

Death
1976

Michelle Rae Collie, Miss Universe-Bahamas (1996)

Birth
1976

British premier Harold Wilson resigns

Event
1977

US president Carter pleads for Palestinian homeland

Event
1978

US Senate accepts Panama Canal treaty

Event
1978

Aldo Moro, 5 times PM of Italy, assassinated by terrorists

Death
1978

Soyuz 26 returns to Earth

Event
1978

Red Brigade kidnaps former premier Aldo Moro in Italy, 5 killed

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