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Notable Historical Events for March 28th

1954Louise Suggs wins LPGA Betsy Rawls Golf Open

1972Wilt Chamberlain plays his last pro basketball game

1939Spanish Civil War ends, Madrid falls to Francisco Franco

1985Neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues" premieres in NYC

197749th Academy Awards - "Rocky", Peter Finch & Faye Dunaway win

1935Robert Goddard uses gyroscopes to control a rocket

1995Julia Roberts & Lyle Lovette split-up

1933German Reichstag confers dictatorial powers on Hitler

1990Michael Jordan scores 69 points, 4th time he scores 60 pts in a game

1990President Bush awards Jesse Owen the Congressional Gold Medal

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Notable Birthdays on March 28th

1970Vince Vaughn, Minneapolis, Minnesota, American actor (Swingers, Wedding Crashers)

1981Julia Stiles, New York City, NY, American actress (Bourne series, Save the Last Dance)

1868Maxim Gorky [Alexei Maximovich Peshkov], Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Empire, Russian playwright and author (Mother and The Lower Depths)

1944Rick Barry, Elizabeth New Jersey, ABA/NBA forward (NY Nets, Golden State Warriors)

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Notable Weddings on March 28th

1978Actor Jeremy Irons (29) weds actress Sinéad Cusack (30)

1957Jazz musician Billie Holiday (41) weds mafia enforcer Louis McKay

1996Actress Angelina Jolie (20) weds actor Jonny Lee Miller

1920Actor Douglas Fairbanks marries actress Mary Pickford

1870Impressionist Painter Claude Monet (29) weds model Camille Doncieux in Paris

1948Musician Nat King Cole (29) weds jazz singer Maria Hawkins (25) at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York

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Notable Deaths on March 28th

1941Virginia Woolf-Stephen [Adeline], author (To Lighthouse), dies from suicide at 59

1953Jim Thorpe, versatile American athlete (Olympic gold 1912), dies at 64

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