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Important Events Of March 23



1998    70th Academy Awards - Oscar Ceremony Billy Crystal hosts, Titanic wins eleven Oscars, including Best Picture, Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt win lead acting awards
1997    "Mandy Patinkin in Concert," closes at Lyceum Theater New York City
1997    17th Golden Raspberry Awards: Striptease wins
1997    Betsy King wins LPGA Standard Register PING
1997    Liberty Legends of Senior Golf
1997    Phil Mickelson wins Bay Hill Golf Invitiational
1997    Wrestlemania XIII in Chicago, Undertaker beats Psycho Sid for title
1995    "How To Succeed in Business..." opens at R Rodgers New York City for 548 performances
1995    Dollar equals 88.41 yen (record)
1994    Amy Fisher's lover Joey Buttafuoco is released from jail
1994    Graeme Obree bicycles world record 10 km (11:28)
1994    Howard Stern formally announces his Libertarian run for New York governor
1994    Joey Buttafuoco, released from jail after 4 months and 9 days
1994    Last day of Test cricket for Kapil Dev
1994    Russian Airbus A-310 crashes in Siberia (74-75 killed)
1994    Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 802 goals scored
1994    Richard Jacobs buys naming rights to Indians new ball park at Gateway for $13.8 million (renamed Jacobs Field)
1994    F-16 collides with C-130 Hercules above AFB in North Carolina, 120 die
1993    Belgian government of Dehaene, resigns
1993    New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns get into a major brawl
1992    Florida Marlins begin selling tickets
1991    20 Tornadoes kill 5 in Tennessee
1991    Sergei Bubka pole vaults world record indoor (6.12m)
1991    1st World League of American Football games, London beats Frankfurt 24-11, Sacramento beats Raleigh-Dur 9-3 and Mont beats Birmingham 20-5
1990    Former Exxon Valdez Captain Joseph Hazelwood ordered to help clean up Prince William Sound and pay $50,000 in restitution for 1989 oil spill
1989    2 Utah scientists claim they have produced fusion at room temperature
1989    Joel Steinberg sentenced to 25 years for killing his adopted daughter
1987    Soap "Bold and Beautiful" premieres
1987    U.S. offers military protection to Kuwaiti ships in the Persian Gulf
1987    West Germany SPD chairman Willy Brandt resigns
1986    6th Golden Raspberry Awards: Rambo: First Blood Part II wins
1986    Heavyweight Trevor Berbick KOs Pinklon Thomas
1986    Penny Pulz wins LPGA Circle K Tucson Golf Open
1985    Billy Joel weds supermodel Christie Brinkley
1985    Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS-51-D mission
1985    Julian Lennon's 1st concert (San Antonio Texas)
1985    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1984    Andrea Schone skates ladies world record 3 km (4:20.91)
1984    Ice Dance Championship at Ottawa won by J Torvill and Chris Dean (GRB)
1984    Ice Pairs Championship at Ottawa won by Underhill and Paul Martini (CAN)
1984    Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Ottawa won by Katarina Witt (GDR)
1984    Men's Figure Skating Championship in Ottawa won by Scott Hamilton (USA)
1983    U.S. president Ronald Reagan introduces "Star Wars" missile defense plan (SDI)
1982    Guatemala military coup under General Rios Montt, President Romeo Lucas flees
1982    Isle's Mike Bossy's 20th career hat trick-4 goals
1981    Supreme Court rules states could require, with some exceptions, parental notification when teen-age girls sought abortions
1980    Border completes 150 in each inning of Test Cricket vs. Pakistan
1980    Donna Caponi Young Pro-Am wins LPGA National Golf Tournament
1980    France performs nuclear test
1980    Shah of Iran arrives in Egypt
1979    Larry Holmes TKOs Osvaldo Ocasio in 7 for heavyweight boxing title
1979    Wings release "Goodnight Tonight"
1978    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1976    International Bill of Rights goes into effect (35 nations ratifying)
1975    Sue Roberts wins LPGA Bing Crosby International Golf Classic
1973    After a 5 year run soap "Love is a Many Splendored Thing" ends
1973    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1973    Yoko Ono is granted permanent residence in U.S.
1972    Evil Knievel breaks 93 bones after successfully clearing 35 cars
1972    New York Yankees agree to continue playing ball in the Bronx
1971    Dutch 2nd Chamber accept simplified divorce
1971    U.S.S.R. performs underground nuclear test
1970    U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1969    Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Port Charlotte Golf Invitational
1969    Rally for Decency (Miami)
1968    30th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats North Carolina 78-55
1968    Reverend Walter Fauntroy, is 1st non-voting congressional delegate from DC
1966    1st official meeting after 400 years of Catholic and Anglican Church
1965    Gemini 3 launched, 1st U.S. 2-man space flight (Grissom and Young)
1965    Moroccan army shoots on demonstrators, about 100 killed
1964    UNCTAD 1 world conference opens in Geneva
1963    25th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Loyola beats Cincinnati 60-58 (OT)
1963    Rolf Hochhuth's "Der Stellvertreter," premieres in Berlin
1962    John F. Kennedy visits SF
1962    Nawab of Pataudi captains India cricket vs. WI age 21 years 77 days
1962    Wake Forest coach "Bones" McKinney becomes 2nd person to play and coach
1962    William DeWitt buys Cincinnati Reds for $4,625,000
1960    Explorer (8) fails to reach Earth orbit
1957    19th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: North Carolina beats Kansas 54-53 (3 OTs)
1957    U.S. Army sells last homing pigeons
1956    18th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: San Francisco beats Iowa 83-71
1956    Pakistan proclaimed an Islamic republic in Commonwealth (National Day)
1956    Sudan becomes independent
1952    Rangers with less than 14 minutes to go blow a 6-2 lead, losing 7-6 to Chicago Black Hawks. Mosienko scores 3 times in 21 seconds
1951    Wages in France increase 11%
1950    "Great to Be Alive" opens at Winter Garden Theater New York City for 52 performances
1950    22rd Academy Awards - "All King's Men," Crawford and De Havilland win
1950    Sophocles Venizelos forms liberal Greeks government
1950    U.N. World Meteorological Organization established
1949    Sidney Kingsley's "Detective Story," premieres in New York City
1948    John Cunningham sets world altitude record (54,492' (18,133 m))
1946    8th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Oklahoma State beats North Carolina 43-40
1945    British 7th Black Watch crosses the Rhine
1945    Largest operation in Pacific war, 1,500 U.S. Navy ships bomb Okinawa
1945    Premier Churchill visits Montgomery's headquarter in Straelen
1944    Bomb assassination against Southern Tirol congregation in Rome, 33 die
1944    Nicholas Alkemade falls 5,500 m without a parachute and lives
1943    German counter attack on U.S. lines in Tunisia
1942    2,500 Jews of Lublin massacred or deported
1942    Japanese forces occupy Andaman Islands in Indian Ocean
1942    U.S. move native-born of Japanese ancestry into detention centers
1940    1st radio broadcast of "Truth or Consequences" on CBS
1940    All-India-Moslem League calls for a Moslem homeland
1938    Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis frees 74 St. L Cardinals minor leaguers
1937    Los Angeles Railway Co. starts using PCC streetcars
1936    Italy, Austria and Hungary sign Pact of Rome
1934    U.S. Congress accepts Philippines independence in 1945
1933    Enabling Act: German Reichstag grants Adolph Hitler dictatorial powers
1933    Kroll Opera in Berlin opens
1930    U.S. Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson
1930    U.S. Mens Figure Skating championship won by Roger Turner
1929    1st telephone installed in White House
1926    NHL Championship: Mont Canadiens outscore Pitt Pirates, 6-4 in 2 games
1925    Tennessee becomes 1st state to outlaw teaching theory of evolution
1923    Frank Silver and Irving Conn release "Yes, We Have No Bananas"
1922    1st airplane lands at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
1922    KMJ-AM in Fresno California begins radio transmissions
1922    WEW-AM in Saint Louis Missouri begins radio transmissions
1920    Perserikatan Communist of India (PKI) political party forms
1919    Bashkir ASSR, in RSFSR, constituted
1919    Benito Mussolini forms Fascist movement in Milan, Italy
1919    Moscow's Politburo/Central Committee forms
1918    Alick Wickham dives 200' into Australia's Yarra River
1918    Crepy-en-Laonnoise: German artillery shells Paris, 256 killed
1918    Lithuania proclaims independence
1918    Paris bombs "Thick Bertha's Dike" (nickname for the widow Krupp)
1917    Tornadoes kills 211 over 4 days in Midwest U.S.
1915    Zion Mule Corp forms
1912    Dixie Cup invented
1910    1st race at Los Angeles Motordrome (1st U.S. auto speedway)
1903    Wright brothers obtain airplane patent
1901    Dame Nellie Melba, reveals secret of her now famous toast
1896    Umberto Giordano's opera "Andrea Chenier," premieres in Milan
1889    President Harrison opens Oklahoma for white colonization
1881    Boers and Britain sign peace accord; end 1st Boer war
1881    Gas lamp sets fire to Nice France opera house; 70 die
1880    Flour rolling mill patented (John Stevens of Wisconsin)
1873    Slavery abolished in Puerto Rico
1868    University of California founded (Oakland California)
1867    Congress passes 2nd Reconstruction Act over President Johnson's veto
1865    General Sherman/Cox' troops reach Goldsboro North Carolina
1864    Encounter at Camden AR
1862    Battle of Kernstown VA-Jackson begins his Valley Campaign
1861    London's 1st tramcars, designed by Mr. Train of New York, begins operating
1858    Streetcar patented (E A Gardner of Philadelphia)
1857    Elisha Otis' 1st elevator installed (488 Broadway, New York City)
1849    Battle of Novara (King Charles Albert vs Italian republic)
1840    Draper takes 1st successful photo of the Moon (daguerrotype)
1839    1st known use of term OK (Boston)
1839    1st recorded use of "OK" [oll korrect] (Boston's Morning Post)
1836    Coin Press invented by Franklin Beale
1835    Charles Darwin reaches Los Arenales, in the Andes
1832    British Parliament passes reform bill
1808    Napoleon's brother Joseph takes the throne of Spain
1806    Lewis and Clark reach Pacific coast
1801    Murder attempt on Czar Paul I
1794    1st U.S. patent (Joseph G Pierson for a riveting machine)
1794    Josiah Pierson patents a "cold-header" (rivet) machine
1794    Lieutenant-General Tadeusz Kosciuszko returns to Poland
1775    Patrick Henry proclaims "Give me liberty or give me death"
1752    Pope Stephen II elected to succeed Zacharias, died 2 days later
1743    English premiere of Handel's "Messiah"
1743    George Frideric Handel's oratorio "Messiah" premieres in London
1708    English pretender to the throne James III lands at Firth of Forth
1657    France and England form alliance against Spain; England gets Dunkirk
1630    French troops occupy Pinerolo Piedmont