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 This day in History - March 20
415 Historic Events for March 20
1973

Norman Tome, Australian soccer striker (Olyroos, Olympics-96)

Birth
1973

Jane March, Edgeware England, actress (Lover)

Birth
1974

P J Bogart, NYC, diver (Olympics-96)

Birth
1974

Chet Huntley, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62

Death
1974

[Lavinia] Marian Fleming Poe, Black US advocate in Virg, dies at 83

Death
1975

Brian Buetsch, Rockford Ill, figure skater (1997 Great Lakes Sr champ)

Birth
1976

Michael Goodliffe, actor (Gorgon, 7th Dawn, Way Out), dies at 61

Death
1976

Arno Knapen, Dutch soccer player (Holten, FC Twente)

Birth
1976

Jevgeni Kulikov skates world record 1000m (1:15.70)

Event
1976

Patricia Hearst convicted of armed robbery

Event
1977

Premier Indira Gandhi loses election in India

Event
1977

Communists/socialists win French municipal elections

Event
1977

Parisians elect former PM Jacques Chirac as 1st mayor in a century

Event
1978

Flyers' Rick MacLeash scores on 6th penalty shot against Islanders

Event
1979

Columbia flies on Shuttle carrier aircraft to Kennedy Space Center

Event
1980

US appeals to International Court on hostages in Iran

Event
1980

The Mi Amigo ship containing England's pirate Radio Caroline sinks

Event
1981

Argentine ex-president Isabel Per¢n sentenced to 8 years

Event
1981

Jean Harris sentenced 15-to-life for slaying of Scarsdale Diet Dr

Event
1982

Rev A Treurnicht forms Conservative Party of South Africa

Event
1982

Hendrik L van Beek, Dutch vice-admiral, dies at 52

Death
1982

1st-class debut of Richie Richardson, Leeward Is v Barbados

Event
1982

France performs nuclear test

Event
1982

Joan Jett and Blackhearts' "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" goes #1 for 7 wks

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1983

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open

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