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On This Day

March 25

Medal of Honor Day

1669 In Sicily Mount Etna erupts

1954 The first colour TV is manufactured by RCA

1958 The Toronto built CF-105 Arrows makes its maiden flight at speed of Mach 1.96.

1971 Boston Patriots change there name to New England Patriots

1972 UCLA wins NCAA championship

1976 In Galaxy far far away production begins on Star Wars

1982 Whit two assist on the night Wayne Gretzky sores his 200 point of the season becoming the first player in NHL to reach that mark 1983 The Outsiders opens in movie Theaters starring Tom Cruise

1994 At the Sundance Film Festival the film Clerks premiers Directed by Kevin Smith

2000 Wild Wild West win the Golden Raspberry for wist film of the year, Showgirls win worst film of the Decade

Happy Birthday

1922 Eileen Ford co-founed Ford Modelling agency

1942 Aretha Franklin musician

1947 Elton John Musician

1964 Ken Wregget former NHL goaltender played for Toronto Maple Leafs

1966 Jeff Healey musician

1966 Tom Glavine baseball pitcher 1 x World Series champion, World Series MVP Award in 1995, 2 x NL Cy Young Award , played for Atlanta Braves, was also drafted by the LA Kings in 1984

1982 Danica Patrick race car driver

1982 Jenny Slate actress Saturday Night Live


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