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Notable Historical Events for March 12th

198915th People's Choice Awards: Dustin Hoffman & Meryl Streep win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Phylicia Rashad win (TV)

1987David Robinson scores 50 points in a NCAA basketball game

198511th People's Choice Awards: Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep win (Motion Picture) and Tom Selleck, Joan Collins & Linda Evans win (TV)

1966Bobby Hull's 51st goal of season, sets record

1933FDR conducts his 1st "fireside chat"

1930Mohandas Gandhi begins 200m (300km) march protesting British salt tax

1857Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Simon Boccanegra" premieres in Venice

1963Beatles perform as a trio, John Lennon is ill with a cold

1980Jury finds John Wayne Gacy guilty of murdering 33 in Chicago

1985Larry Bird scores Boston Celtic record 60 points

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Notable Birthdays on March 12th

1922Jack Kerouac, Beat writer (On the Road, Mexico Blues)

1928Edward Albee, Washington, DC, playwright (Virgina Woolfe, Zoo Story)

1962Darryl Strawberry, Los Angeles California, baseball right fielder (Mets, Dodgers, Yankees)

1821John Abbott, Saint-Andre Quebec, (C) 3rd Canadian PM (1891-92)

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Notable Weddings on March 12th

1969Paul McCartney marries Linda Louise Eastman in London

1970Actor Phil Hartman (21) weds first wife Gretchen Lewis

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Notable Deaths on March 12th

1930William George Barker, Canadian fighter ace (Victoria Cross recipient), dies in a training accident at 35

1936David Beatty, 1st Earl Beatty and British Admiral of the Fleet dies of heart failure at 65 in London, England

1945Anne Frank, diarist (Diary of Anne Frank), killed in Belsen Camp aged 15

1914George Westinghouse, US engineer (Westinghouse Electric), dies at 67

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