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August 18, 1967: Red Sox Tony Conigliaro is beaned by Angels Jack Hamilton
December 15, 1983: 3 Kansas City Royals suspended due to cocaine usage
April 2, 1995: Owners accept baseball players proposal, agree to start season 4/26
September 17, 1916: 40,000 Amsterdam demonstrators demand general voting right
November 1, 1956: Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Laetamur admodum

Events That Made History Today - March 23

1026 - Koenraad II crowns himself king of Italy
1066 - 18th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1153 - Treaty of Konstanz between Frederik I "Barbarossa" and Pope Eugene III
1490 - 1st dated edition of Maimonides "Mishna Torah" published
1490 - Maimonides Mishneh Torah published
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Events That Made History Tomorrow - March 24

1379 - End of Gelderse war victory
1545 - German Parliament opens in Worms
1550 - France and England sign Peace of Boulogne
1603 - Scottish king James VI becomes King James I of England
1629 - 1st game law passed in American colonies, by Virginia
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Events That Made History Yesterday - March 22

752 - Stephen II elected Catholic Pope (or 23rd)
1349 - Townspeople of Fulda Germany massacre Jews (blamed for black death)
1457 - Gutenberg Bible became the 1st printed book
1556 - Cardinal Reginald Pole becomes archbishop of Canterbury
1594 - French King Henri IV festival in Paris
View All Events That Made History on March 22 ~ Born on March 22

1936 - The Year That Was

January 1: 1st newspaper to microfilm its current issues, New York Herald Tribune
January 2: 1st electron tube to enable night vision described, St. Louis, Missouri
January 2: Bradman scores 357 for SA vs. Vic, 424 minutes, 40 fours
January 4: Billboard magazine publishes its 1st music hit parade
January 4: Grimmett becomes world record wicket taker with no 190 vs. South Africa
January 6: Barbara Hanley became Canada's 1st woman mayor (Webbwood, Ontario)
January 7: Tennis champs Helen Moody and Howard Kinsley volley 2,001 times (1h18m)
January 9: Noel Coward's "Astonished Heart," premieres in London
January 9: Semi-automatic rifles adopted by U.S. army
January 11: Charles Anderson enters Kentucky House of Representatives
View All Events That Made History in the Year 1936

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