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Notable Historical Events for March 4th

1990Beth Daniel wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open

2012Vladimir Putin wins Russian presidential election amid allegations of voter fraud

1893Grover Cleveland (D) inaugrated as 24th US President (2nd term)

1968Martin Luther King Jr. announces plans for Poor People's Campaign

1980Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF wins parliamentary election in Zimbabwe

1997President Clinton bans federally funded human cloning research

1929Herbert Hoover inaugurated as 31st US President

1829Andrew Jackson inaugurated as 7th US President

1841Longest inauguration speech (8,443 words), William Henry Harrison

1968Joe Frazier TKOs Buster Mathis in 11 for heavyweight boxing title

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Notable Birthdays on March 4th

1678Antonio Vivaldi, Venice, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons)

1939Jack Fisher, Frostburg Maryland, MLB Pitcher

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Notable Weddings on March 4th

1971Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau (51) weds author/actress Margaret Joan Sinclair (23) at a private ceremony in North Vancouver, Canada

1989Actress Phoebe Cates marries actor Kevin Kline

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Notable Divorces on March 4th

1960Lucille Ball files divorce from Desi Arnaz

1923Actor Rudolph Valentino (24) divorces actress Jean Acker (26) only after 6 hours of getting married

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Notable Deaths on March 4th

1883Alexander H. Stephens, Vice President US Confederate States, dies at 71

1989Tiny Grimes, American jazz and R&B guitarist (b. 1916)

1193Saladin, Kurdish sultan (b. 1137)

1944Louis Buchalter, American mobster (Murder, Inc.), executed at 47

1994John Candy, actor (SCTV, Uncle Buck), dies from a heart attack at 43

1986Elizabeth Smart, Canadian author (By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept), dies of a heart attack at 72

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