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Important Events Of March 28



1999    18th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: at San Jose
1997    "City" soap opera's final episode on ABC-TV
1996    "7 Guitars" opens at Walter Kerr Theater New York City
1996    "Seven Guitars," opens at Walter Kerr Theater New York City
1996    Katie Beam, 17, of Oklahoma, crowned 35th Miss Teenage America
1995    Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovette split-up
1995    Queensland beat S Australia to win 1st ever cricket Sheffield Shield
1995    World's largest bank-Japan's Mitsubishi Bank and Bank of Tokyo merge
1994    Armed Zulus demonstrate in Johannesburg, over 53 killed
1994    Italy's right-wing alliance under Silvio Berlusconi wins election
1993    13th Golden Raspberry Awards: Shining Through wins
1993    22nd Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Helen Alfredsson
1993    Conservatives win French parliamentary election
1993    Type II supernova detected in M81 (NGC 3031)
1992    6th American Comedy Award: Cathy Ladman, Judy Watkins, Billy Crystal
1992    Ann Transon runs female world record 50k (3:35:31)
1992    PBA National Championship Won by Eric Forkel
1991    Mike Tyson admits paternity to Kimberly Scarborough's son
1990    Bengal beat Delhi in rained-out cricket Ranji Trophy final on quotient
1990    Michael Jordan scores 69 points, 4th time he scores 60 points in a game
1990    President Bush awards Jesse Owen the Congressional Gold Medal
1989    New Zealand wins America's Cup over Stars and Stripes, in a New York court
1987    Stacking of Discovery's SRBs gets underway
1986    Extremist Sikhs kill 13 hindus in Ludhiana India
1986    John N. McMahon, ends term as deputy director of CIA
1985    International Cometary Explorer measures solar wind ahead of Halley
1985    Neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues," premieres in New York City
1985    STS-51-D vehicle moves to launch pad
1982    12th Easter Seal Telethon raises $19,500,000
1982    1st NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: LA Tech beats Cheney 76-62
1982    Amy Alcott wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open
1982    JN Duartes christian-democrats win elections in El Salvador
1981    Christa Rothenburger skates ladies world record 500 m 40.18 sec
1981    France performs nuclear test
1981    Gabi Schonbrunn skates ladies world record 3 km (4:21.70)
1981    Viv Richards scores century in the 1st Test at his home Antigua
1981    Yevgeni Kulikov skates world record 500m (36.91 seconds)
1979    British government of Callaghan falls
1979    Lazarus and Vosburgh's "Day in Hollywood and night in Ukraine," premieres
1979    Major nuclear accident at 3 Mile Island, Middletown, Pennsylvania (no deaths)
1977    39th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Marquette beats North Carolina 67-59
1977    49th Academy Awards - "Rocky," Peter Finch and Faye Dunaway win
1977    Morarji Desai forms government in India
1975    Washington Caps win 1st game on road after 37 straight road loses also
1974    Rock group Raspberries breakup
1972    U.S.S.R. performs nuclear test at Semipalitinsk, Eastern Kazakhstan U.S.S.R.
1972    Wilt Chamberlain plays his last pro basketball game
1971    25th Tony Awards: Sleuth and Company win
1970    1,086 die when 7.4 quake destroys 254 villages (Gediz Turkey)
1969    Pope Paul VI names JGM Willebrands cardinal
1967    "Sherry!" opens at Alvin Theater New York City for 65 performances
1967    U.N. Secretary General U Thant makes public proposals for peace in Vietnam
1965    Jo Ann Prentice wins LPGA All State Ladies' Golf Invitational
1964    9.2 earthquake shakes Prince William Sound, Alaska
1963    AFL's New York Titan's become the New York Jets
1962    Devastating 8 for 6 spell by Gibbs gives WI cricket victory over India
1962    Military coup in Syria, President Nazim al-Kudsi flees
1960    Pope John raises the 1st Japanese, 1st African and 1st Filipino cardinal
1960    Scotch factory explodes burying 20 fire fighters (Glasgow Scotland)
1959    11 days after Tibet uprising, China dissolves Tibet's government and installs Panchen Lama
1957    1st National Curling Championship held
1955    New Zealand cricket all out for 26 vs. England at Eden Park
1954    8th Tony Awards: Teahouse of the August Moon and Kismet win
1954    Louise Suggs wins LPGA Betsy Rawls Golf Open
1954    WKAQ TV channel 2 in San Juan, Puerto Rico (TM) begins broadcasting
1953    "New Faces (of 1952)" closes at Royale Theater New York City after 365 performances
1953    7th Tony Awards: Crucible and Wonderful Town win
1953    KCAU TV channel 9 in Sioux City, IA (ABC) begins broadcasting
1953    U.S. Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Tenley Albright
1953    U.S. Mens Figure Skating championship won by Hayes A Jenkins
1952    U.S. Ladies Figure Skating championship won by Tenley Albright
1952    U.S. Mens Figure Skating championship won by Richard Button
1950    12th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: CCNY beats Bradley 71-68 New York City college becomes 1st to win NCAA and National Inv Basketball in same year
1948    2nd Tony Awards: Mister Roberts win
1945    Last German V-2 (buzz bomb) attack on London
1944    6th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Utah defeats Dartmouth 42-40
1944    Astrid Lindgren sprains ankle and begins writing Pippi Longstocking
1944    NBA rookie of the year in 1966, Rick Barry
1942    234 RAF bombers attack Lubeck
1942    4th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Stanford beats Dartmouth 53-38
1942    British naval forces raid Nazi occupied French port of St. Nazaire
1942    Raid on lock/dock St. Nazaire
1941    Sea battle at Cape Matapan: British fleet under Cunningham defeats Italy
1939    Dutch hunter shoots English bombers down
1939    Philip Barry's "Philadelphia Story," premieres in New York City
1939    Renaissance Big 5 win 1st pro basketball championship
1939    Spanish Civil War ends, Madrid falls to Francisco Franco
1935    Goddard uses gyroscopes to control a rocket
1933    German Reichstag confers dictatorial powers on Hitler
1930    1st performance of Walter Piston's Suite for orchestra (Boston)
1930    Constantinople and Angora changes names to Istanbul and Ankara
1929    Democratic constitution goes into effect in Ecuador
1927    Majestic Theater opens at 245 W 44th St. New York City
1924    WGN-AM in Chicago, Illinois begins radio transmissions
1922    1st microfilm device introduced
1922    Stanley Cup: Toronto St. Pats (NHL) beat Vancouver Millionaires (PCHA), 3 games to 2
1920    Actor Douglas Fairbanks marries actress Mary Pickford
1920    Thomas Masaryk elected president of Czechoslovakia
1917    Jews are expelled from Tel Aviv and Jaffa by Turkish authorities
1917    Puccini's "La Rondine," premieres in Monte Carlo
1910    1st seaplane, takes off from water at Martinques France (Henri Fabre)
1905    Paramaribo-Dam railway opens in Suriname, never used
1902    27.9 cm precipitation at McMinnville, Tennessee (state record)
1896    The opera "Andrea Chenier" is produced (Milan)
1891    1st world weightlifting championship held
1885    U.S. Salvation Army officially organized
1881    Greatest Show On Earth was formed by PT Barnum and James A Bailey
1871    San Francisco Art Association holds open reception at 430 Pine
1866    1st ambulance goes into service
1862    Skirmish at Bealeton Station, Virginia
1859    1st performance of John Brahms' 1st Serenade for orchestra
1854    During the Crimean War, Britain and France declare war on Russia
1849    Dutch princess Marianne and Prince Albert of Prussia separate
1845    Mexico drops diplomatic relations with US
1844    Jose Zorilla's "Don Juan Tenorio," premieres in Madrid
1837    Felix Mendelssohn marries Cecile Jeanrenaud
1834    Senate censure President Jackson for taking federal deposits from Bank of U.S.
1804    Ohio passed law restricting movement of Blacks, 1804
1799    New York State abolished slavery
1797    Nathaniel Briggs of New Hampshire patents a washing machine
1796    Bethel African Methodist Church of Philadelphia is 1st US-African church
1794    Louvre opens to the public (although officially opened since August)
1774    Britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts
1738    English parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear)