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Notable Historical Events for March 11th

1789Benjamin Banneker with L'Enfant begin to lay out Washington DC

1954US Army charges Senator Joseph McCarthy used undue pressure tactics

1942Gen MacArthur leaves Corregidor (Bataan) for Australia

1973Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA S&H Green Stamp Golf Classic

1941FDR signs Lend-Lease Bill (lend money to Britain)

199016th People's Choice Awards: Dustin Hoffman & Meryl Streep win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Phylicia Rashad win (TV)

1851Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Rigoletto" premieres in Venice

1979Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Sunstar Golf Classic

1997Beatle McCartney knighted Sir Paul by Queen Elizabeth II

1867Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Don Carlos" premieres in Paris

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Notable Birthdays on March 11th

1982Thora Birch, Los Angeles, California, American actress (American Beauty, Ghost World)

1931Rupert Murdoch, Australia, publisher (NY Post)/CEO (FOX-TV)

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Notable Weddings on March 11th

1949CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (30) weds actress Buff Cobb (21) in Cook County, Illinois

1787Naval officer Horatio Nelson (28) weds Frances Nisbet at Montpelier Estate on the island of Nevis

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Notable Deaths on March 11th

222Elagabalus, Roman Emperor (218-22), murdered by the Praetorian Guard at 18

1970Erle Stanley Gardner, US writer (Perry Mason), dies at 80

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