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 This day in History - March 24
378 Historic Events for March 24
1985

Jan Stephenson wins LPGA GNA Golf Classic

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1985

Golden Raspberry Awards presented to parody Oscar Awards (Bolero wins)

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1985

5th Golden Raspberry Awards: Bolero wins

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1986

Sarah Cunningham, actress (Nurse Andrews-Trapper John MD), dies at 67

Death
1986

Suriname army capt Etienne Boerenveen arrested for cocaine smuggling

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1986

NASA publishes "Strategy for Safely Returning the Space Shuttle to Flight Status"

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1986

58th Academy Awards - "Out of Africa," William Hurt and G Page win

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1986

US and Libya clash in Gulf of Sidra

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1987

WA win the Sheffield Shield by drawing cricket final vs Victoria

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1987

1st Soul Train Music Awards: Janet Jackson, Luther Vandross

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1988

Quarterback Dan Fouts retires

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1988

"Gospel at Colonus" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 61 perfs

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1989

Mary Martin in "Peter Pan," 1st seen on TV since 1973

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1989

Worst US oil spill, Exxon's Valdez spills 11.3 mil gallons off Alaska

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1990

Rene Enriquez, actor (Hill St Blues), dies of pancreatic cancer at 56

Death
1990

Ray Goulding, comedian (Bob and Ray), dies of kidney failure at 68

Death
1990

Alice Sapritch, actress (European Vacation), dies

Death
1990

Indian troops leave Sri Lanka

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1990

Tom Hunter swims world record 50m freestyle (21.81 sec)

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1990

An Wang, computer manufacturer (Wang), dies at 70 of cancer

Death
1991

Danielle Ammaccapane wins LPGA Standard Register Ping Golf Tournament

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1991

Barcelona Dragons beat NY/NJ Knights 19-7 in their 1st WLAF game

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1991

"Les Miserables," opens at Auditorium Theatre, Chicago

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1991

In liberated Kuwait, banks reopen]

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1991

NY Yankees beat NY Mets, 9-3

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