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1919 – Born on the 10th of March.   1940 – Turner, coming out of Hardin-Simmons University, was the Bears first round draft pick in the draft.          – Clyde "Bulldog" Turner was big for his day, however he was smart and very fast. 1942 – He led the league record in interceptions.     ..

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1897 – Born on the 25th of May in New York City.     1919 – In World War I, he served in the U.S. marines and in Paris won the light-heavyweight championship of the American Expeditionary Forces.     1922 – He defeated Battling Levinsky for the American light-heavyweight title, but lost it the ..

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1949 – She was born on the 20th day of February this year in Czechoslovakia. Czech actress. 1968 – She was selected as an alternate on the Czechoslovakian Olympic Ski Team, which allowed her several opportunities to travel outside the Communist Bloc.          – She married childhood friend George Syrovatka. 1970 – She earned ..

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1957 – Born on the 7th of October in Nottingham, United Kingdom. 1971 – At age 14, Torvill became the British National Pairs Champion with her then-partner, Michael Hutchenson. 1975 – Torvill continued to skate on her own for a while before teaming up with Dean. 1984 – The Torvill and Dean win at the ..

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1967 – Born on January 4th in Monroe, Los Angeles. An American professional golf player. 1984 – Won in the Junior World Golf Championships. 1989 – He turned professional. 1992 – Joined the PGA Tour. 2001 – He won the PGA Championship with a winning score of 265 (15 u..

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1972 – Keith Matthew Tkachuk, born on the 28th of March in Melrose, Massachusetts. He is an American professional ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. 1990 – He was drafted in the first round (19th overall) in the entry draft by the Winnipeg Jets. 1991 – 1992 – Played collegiate hockey at Boston ..

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1982 – Ian Thorpe, born on the 13th of October in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. An australian athlete who dominated freestyle swimming. 1990 – Began swimming competitively at age eight, and, although he had been uncoordinated in other sports, he excelled in the pool. 1995 – At age 13 he broke 10 national age-group ..

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1966 – Born on the 16th of May in Houston, Texas. He currently holds the all-time Buffalo Bills rushing record with 11,938 yards and the team record for yards from scrimmage with 16,532. He is the only player in NFL history to lead the league in total yards from scrimmage for four consecutive seasons. 1988 – ..

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1961 – Born on the 30th of April in Chicago, Illinois. 1981 – During his sophomore season at Indiana, Thomas was an All-American, averaging 16 points and 5.8 assists a game as he led the Hoosiers to a 26-9 national championship season.          – He had a good career with the Detroit Pistons. 1982 ..

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1971 – She was born on the 25th day of March this year in Brownfield, Texas. She played basketball with her two older brothers. She began competing at age seven, in a local children’s league.   1988 – She was a member and senior on this year Texas State Championship team.   1993 – She ..

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