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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

This was 73rd day of the year and 292 days remained in the year.

in history
1743
The first town meeting was held in Boston, Massachusetts, at Faneuil Hall.
1794
The cotton gin was patented by Eli Whitney.
1939
The Republic of Czechoslovakia was dissolved, soon to be occupied by the Nazis.
1950
The FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list made its debut.
1958
Perry Como's single "Catch a Falling Star" became the first RIAA gold record.
1964
Jack Ruby was found guilty of the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald, alleged assassin of President John F. Kennedy.
1990
The Soviet Congress voted Mikhail Gorbachev into the newly-created and powerful position of president.
March 14 Birthdays Albert Einstein Pronunciation: [In´stIn]
1879–1955, American theoretical physicist, known for the formulation of the relativity theory, born in Ulm, Germany.
Casey Jones railroad engineer
Michael Caine actor
Georg Telemann composer
Quincy Jones composer
Diane Arbus photographer
Giovanni Schiaparelli astronomer
Paul Ehrlich bacteriologist
Billy Crystal actor, comedian, writer



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