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Notable Historical Events for March 31st

1989Donald Trump purchases Eastern's Northeast Shuttle

1988NY Islanders celebrate Denis Potvin night

1991St Louis Blues Brett Hull scores his 86th goal

1973Ken Norton defeats Muhammad Ali in a 12 round split decision

1980Larry Holmes TKOs Leroy Jones in 8 for heavyweight boxing title

1999"10 Things I Hate About You", a modernization of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, starring Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger, is released

1968LBJ announces he will not seek re-election

1945Tennessee Williams' "Glass Menagerie" premieres in NYC

1980Mike Weaver KOs John Tate in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

1980President Jimmy Carter deregulates banking industry

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Notable Birthdays on March 31st

1685Johann Sebastian Bach, Eisenach Germany, composer (Mattheus-Passion)

1519Henry II, King of France (1547-59)

1929Liz Claiborne, Brussels Belgium, American fashion designer, entrepreneur and founder of Liz Claiborne Inc (d. 2007)

1927Cesar Chavez, Yuma Az, farm labor leader (United Farm Workers)

1971Ewan McGregor, Perth Scotland, Scottish actor (Trainspotting)

1928Gordie Howe, Floral Sask, NHL right wing (Detroit Redwings)

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Notable Weddings on March 31st

1834Religious leader Brigham Young (32) weds herbalist Mary Ann Angell (27)

1993Actor and writer Larry David (45) weds environmental activist Laurie Lennard (35)

307Roman Emperor Constantine marries Fausta, daughter of the Emperor Maximian, later murdering her in 326

1996Actor and director Clint Eastwood (65) weds news anchor Dina Ruiz (30) in Las Vegas

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Notable Deaths on March 31st

1945Hans Fischer, German physicist (Nobel 1930), dies at 63

1850John C. Calhoun, American politician, dies of tuberculosis at 68

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