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 This day in History - March 6
417 Historic Events for March 6
1973

Terry Adams, Mobile AL, pitcher (Chic Cubs)

Birth
1973

Brian Olson, Tallahassee Fla, middleweight (189 lbs) judoka (Oly-96)

Birth
1973

Michael Finley, NBA guard/forward (Phoenix Suns/Dallas Mavericks)

Birth
1973

Greg Ostertag, NBA center (Utah Jazz)

Birth
1974

Ian and Greg Chappell score cricket

Event
1974

An Italian loses a record $1,920,000 at roulette in Monte Carlo

Event
1974

"Over Here" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 341 performances

Event
1976

Worlds Ladies Fig Skating Champ in Gothenburg won by Dorothy Hamill

Event
1976

"Slapsie" Maxie Rosenbloom, leight heavy weight boxing champ (1930-34), dies at 71

Death
1976

Men's Fig Skating Championship in Gothenburg won by John Curry (GRB)

Event
1976

Ice Pairs Championship at Gothenburg won by Rodnina and Zaitsev (URS)

Event
1976

Ice Dance Championship at Gothenburg won by Pakhomova and Gorshkov (URS)

Event
1978

Hustler publisher Larry Flynt shot and crippled by a sniper in Ga

Event
1979

Charles Wagenheim, actor (Halligan-Gunsmoke), dies at 83

Death
1980

Emmy 7th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 1st time

Event
1980

French Academy, founded in 1635, elects it 1st woman novelist (Marguerita Youcenar)

Event
1980

Princess Theater (Latin Quarter, Cotton Club) opens at 200 W 48th NYC

Event
1981

Walter Cronkite signs-off as anchorman of "CBS Evening News"

Event
1981

Klaus Grabowski, child molester, shot by parent

Death
1981

France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island

Event
1981

Soyuz 39 returns to Earth

Event
1981

Worlds Ladies Fig Skating Champ in Hartford won by Denise Biellmann

Event
1981

George Geary, cricketer (14 Tests for England, 46 wickets), dies

Death
1982

Susan Birmingham makes loudest recorded human shout (120 dB)

Event
1982

Ayn Rand, author-philosopher (Atlas Shrugged), dies in NY at 77

Death