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 This day in History - March 20
415 Historic Events for March 20
1984

Senate rejects amendment to permit spoken prayer in public schools

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1984

Andy Kaufman and Fred Blassie's "My Breakfast With Blassie" premieres

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1985

Libby Riddles is 1st woman to win Iditarod Trail Dog Sled Race

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1986

228 KPH gust of wind strikes Cairngorm (UK record)

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1986

Jacques Chirac forms French government

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1987

Norman Harris, guitarist (O'Jays), dies at 39 of heart failure

Death
1987

Soap opera "Capitol" final episode

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1987

FDA approves sale of AZT (AIDS treatment)

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1987

Yvonne van Gennip skates ladies world record 5 km (7:20.36)

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1987

Soviet filmmakers arrive in Hollywood for an entertainment summit

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1987

NASA launches Palapa B2P

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1988

David Henry Hwang's "M. Butterfly," premieres in NYC

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1988

Gil Evans, Canadian/US jazz composer (Out of the Cool), dies at 75

Death
1988

Mike Tyson KOs Tony Tubbs in 2 for heavyweight boxing title

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1988

Laura Davies wins Circle K LPGA Tucson Golf Open

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1989

Baseball announces Reds manager Pete Rose is under investigation

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1989

Richard J Kerr replaces Robert M Gates as deputy director of CIA

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1990

Jannetje Visser-Roosendaal, Dutch writer, dies at 90

Death
1990

LA Lakers retires Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's #33

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1990

Jev Jasjin, Russian soccer goalie, dies at 60

Death
1990

Singer Gloria Estefan breaks her collarbone in a bus accident

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1991

Conor Clapton, Eric Clapton's son, falls out of 53rd floor window at 5

Death
1991

US forgives $2 billion in loans to Poland

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1991

Court awards Peggy Lee $3 million in suit against Disney

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1991

Michael Jackson signs $65M 6 album deal with Sony records

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