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 - Jackie Coogan
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1984: Actor Jackie Coogan, who began his movie career as a child actor in silent films, including Charlie Chaplin's "The Kid," but is best known for playing Uncle Fester on the TV sitcom "The Addams Family," dies of a heart attack at the age of 69 in Santa Monica, Calif.

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