On this day: March 1

Published On: Feb 27 2013 02:32:47 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 01 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

Salem is gripped by witch hysteria, Yellowstone becomes the world's first national park, the Lindbergh baby is kidnapped, and the Watergate Seven are indicted, all on this day.

OTD March 1 - Alan Thicke
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1947: Actor Alan Thicke, best known for his role as Jason Seaver, the patriarch on the TV sitcom "Growing Pains," is born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada.

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