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 This day in History - March 28
374 Historic Events for March 28
1956

Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup, vocalist, dies of a heart attack

Death
1956

Asoka De Silva, cricket leg-spinner (Sri Lanka in 10 Tests 1985-91)

Birth
1957

Harvey Glance, Pheonix City Ala, 4x100m runner (Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1957

1st National Curling Championship held

Event
1958

Bart Wayne Conner, Morton Grove Ill, gymnist (Olympic-2 gold-1984)

Birth
1958

William C Handy, US conductor/composer (St Louis Blues), dies at 84

Death
1958

Chuck Klein, Phila Phillie HR hitter, dies at 53

Death
1959

Todd Curtis, actor (Capitol, Skip-Young and Restless)

Birth
1959

Petra Delhees, Jauch Switzertand, tennis star

Birth
1959

11 days after Tibet uprising, China dissolves Tibet's govt and installs Panchen Lama

Event
1959

James Neblett, cricketer (one Test WI v England 1935), dies

Death
1960

Pope John raises the 1st Japanese, 1st African and 1st Filipino cardinal

Event
1960

Scotch factory explodes burying 20 fire fighters (Glasgow Scotland)

Event
1960

Ian Keith, US actor (Ramses I-10 Commandments), dies at 61

Death
1961

Byron Scott, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies)

Birth
1962

Military coup in Syria, President Nazim al-Kudsi flees

Event
1962

Devastating 8 for 6 spell by Gibbs gives WI cricket victory over India

Event
1962

Ged Grimes, [Danny Wilson], rocker (Mary's Prayer)

Birth
1963

Bernice King, daughter of Martin Luther King Jr

Birth
1963

Therese Washtock, Vancouver BC, 3 day equestrian (Olympics-96)

Birth
1963

Alec A Templeton, composer/pianist (Alec Templeton Time), dies at 52

Death
1963

AFL's NY Titan's become the NY Jets

Event
1964

1st pirate radio station near England (Radio Caroline)

Event
1964

9.2 earthquake shakes Prince William Sound, Alaska

Event
1965

Jo Ann Prentice wins LPGA All State Ladies' Golf Invitational

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