This was 60th day of the year and 305 days remained in the year.
March 1 in History
The U.S. Congress authorized the first census.
Rebecca Lee was the first black woman awarded a medical degree.
IRA member Bobby Sands began a hunger strike in Maze Prison; he would die 65 days later.
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