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 This day in History - March 31
393 Historic Events for March 31
1968

LBJ announces he will not seek re-election

Event
1968

Pirate Radio Station Pegaus (NZ) begins transmitting

Event
1968

Seattle's AL club is named Pilots

Event
1968

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Palm Beach County Golf Open

Event
1969

Steve Smith, NBA guard (Atlanta Hawks)

Birth
1969

George Harrison and Patti Boyd are fined œ250 each for illegal drugs

Event
1969

Kevin Sargent, NFL tackle/guard (Cincinnati Bengals)

Birth
1970

Federal bankruptcy court allows Seattle Pilots to be sold to Milwaukee

Event
1970

Semjon Timoshenko, Russ marshal/inspector-general (WW II), dies at 75

Death
1970

Oleg Romanov, NHL defenseman (Belarus, Olympics-98)

Birth
1970

Stuart Carruthers, Australian field hockey fullback (Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Derek Brown, NFL tight end (Jacksonville Jaguars)

Birth
1971

William Calley sentenced to life for Mi Lai Massacre

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1971

South Africa national debt hits 5.45 billion

Event
1971

Pavel Bure, Moscow Rus, NHL left wing (Vancouver Canucks)

Birth
1971

Liselotte Liselot Beekmeyer, Dutch actress (Child Crying), dies at 31

Death
1971

Pavel Bure, NHL forward (Team Russia Oly-Silver-1998, Vancouver)

Birth
1971

Ewan McGregor, Perth Australia, actress (Trainspotting)

Birth
1972

Kelly O'Leary, Halifax Nova Scotia, kayaker (Olympics-96)

Birth
1972

Official Beatles Fan Club, closes down

Event
1972

John Godina, Fort Sill Okla, shot putter/discus thrower (Oly-silver-96)

Birth
1973

Flyers score 8 goals in 1 period vs Islanders, on 60 shots

Event
1973

Ken Norton defeats Muhammad Ali in a 12 round split decision

Event
1973

Kurt George Hugo Thomas, composer, dies at 68

Death
1973

Vanessa Mambi, Miss Universe-Curacao (1996)

Birth