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Notable Historical Events for March 22nd

1944American movie star Jimmy Stewart flies his 12th combat mission, leading the 2nd Bomb Wing in an attack on Berlin

1941Jimmy Stewart is inducted into the Army, becoming the first major American movie star to wear a military uniform in World War II

1987Betsy King wins LPGA Circle K Tucson Golf Open

1933FDR makes wine & beer with up to 3.2% alcohol legal

1972Kareem Abdul-Jabbar named NBA MVP

1989Pete Rozelle announces retirement as NFL commissioner after 29 years

1988Congress overrides Reagan's veto of sweeping civil rights bill

1964Barbra Streisand appears on the cover of NY Times Magazine section

19601st patent for lasers, granted to Arthur Schawlow & Charles Townes

1981Donna Caponi Young wins LPGA Desert Inn Pro-Am Golf Tournament

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Notable Birthdays on March 22nd

1976Reese Witherspoon, American actress

1868Robert A. Millikan, American physicist (photoelectric effect; Nobel 1923)

1931William Shatner, Montreal Canada, actor (Star Trek, T J Hooker)

1869Emilio Aguinaldo, 1st President of the Philippines (1899-1901) (d. 1964)

March 22nd Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on March 22nd

1916British writer ('Lord of the Rings'), poet and professor J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel) Tolkien marries Edith Mary Bratt at St. Mary Immaculate Roman Catholic Church, Warwick

1984Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (36) weds singer/dancer Sarah Brightman (23) in Hampshire, England

March 22nd Weddings
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Notable Deaths on March 22nd

1758Jonathan Edwards, American Christian preacher, philosopher, and theologian (Original Sin), dies at 54

2001William Hanna, American animator and studio founder, dies at 90

March 22nd Deaths
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