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 This day in History - March 31
393 Historic Events for March 31
1926

Sydney Chaplin, son of Charlie/actor (Adding Machine, Psycho Sisters)

Birth
1926

John Fowles, England, novelist (Collector, French Leiutenent's Woman)

Birth
1927

William Daniels, Bkln NY, actor (Dr Mark Craig-St Elsewhere, 1776)

Birth
1927

Cesar Chavez, Yuma Az, farm labor leader (United Farm Workers)

Birth
1928

Gustave Ador, president of Austria (1919), dies at 82

Death
1928

Gordie Howe, Floral Sask, NHL right wing (Detroit Redwings)

Birth
1928

Medardo Rosso, Italian sculptor (portraits), dies at 69

Death
1929

Liz Claiborne, fashion designer

Birth
1929

Lee Patterson, Vancouver BC, actor (Dave-Surfside Six, Another World)

Birth
1931

Knute Rockne, football player/coach, dies in a plane crash at 43

Death
1931

Miller Barber, Shreveport LA, PGA golfer (1968 Byron Nelson Classic)

Birth
1932

150 wild swans die in Niagara waterfall

Event
1932

Ford publicly unveils its V-8 engine

Event
1932

Nagisa Oshima, Kyoto Japan, director (Town of Love and Hope)

Birth
1932

John Jakes, Chicago, writer (Sir Scoundrel, Great Women Reporters)

Birth
1932

Godfrey Lawrence, cricketer (S African fast bowler, 8-53 v NZ 1961)

Birth
1933

Bob Simmons, Fulham England, stuntman (double for James Bond)

Birth
1933

Shirley Jones, Smithton Pa, actress (Partridge Family, Elmer Gantry)

Birth
1933

1st newspaper published on pine pulp paper, "Soperton News" (Ga)

Event
1933

German Republic gives power to Hitler

Event
1933

Congress authorizes Civilian Conservation Corps

Event
1934

John D Loudermilk, rock drummer/vocalist (Language of Love, Norman)

Birth
1934

Wim H Sinnige, Dutch alderman of finance (social democratic)

Birth
1934

Grigori Grigoyevich Nelyubov, Russia, cosmonaut (Vostok 1 backup)

Birth
1934

Netherlands Indies BC Ltd begins radio transmission (Indonesia)

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