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 This day in History - March 21
378 Historic Events for March 21
1954

Mary Jane Smith, Van Nuys Ca, WPVA volleyballer (National-9th-1993)

Birth
1954

Harry Lawrence Freeman, composer, dies at 84

Death
1954

KFBB TV channel 5 in Great Falls, MT (ABC/CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1955

Barbel Wockel-Eckert, German DR, sprinter (Olympic-4 gold-1976, 80)

Birth
1955

Jean Marie Hon, SF Calif, actress (Jane-Man From Atlantis)

Birth
1955

Brooklyn Bulletin ask Dodger fans not to call their team "Bums"

Event
1955

Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus desires Cyprus joining Greece

Event
1955

Muriel Aked, dies at 67

Death
1956

Ingrid Kristiansen, Norway, marathoner (Olympic-4th-1984, Bost-86, 89)

Birth
1956

28th Academy Awards - "Marty," Anna Magnani and Ernest Borgnine win

Event
1957

Sabrina Le Beauf, New Orleans La, actress (Sondra-Crosby Show)

Birth
1957

Tennessee Williams' "Orpheus Descending," premieres in NYC

Event
1958

Cyril M Kornbluth, US sci-fi writer (Space Merchants), dies at 34

Death
1958

Marlies G”hr, German DR, sprinter (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)

Birth
1958

Gary Oldman, actor (Sid and Nancy, Criminal Law, State of Grace)

Birth
1958

USSR performs atmospheric nuclear test

Event
1958

Brad Hall, Santa Barbara Calif, comedian (SNL)

Birth
1958

1st presentation of West Point's Sylvanus Thayer Award

Event
1959

21st NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: California beats W Va 71-70

Event
1959

"Juno" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 16 performances

Event
1960

Dale Baze, jockey

Birth
1960

Guy Chadwick, English singer/songwriter (House of Love)

Birth
1960

Sharpeville Massacre: Police kill 72 in South Africa and outlaws ANC

Event
1960

Ayrton Senna, Brazilian formula-1 racer (1988 champ)

Birth
1961

Beatles' 1st appearance at the Cavern Club

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