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On this day: April 3

Published On: Mar 29 2013 05:52:36 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 03 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Pony Express begins, outlaw Jesse James is killed, the convicted Lindbergh baby kidnapper dies in the electric chair, the Unabomber is captured, and Iowa legalizes gay marriage, all on this day.

OTD April 3 - Jane Goodall
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1934: Primatologist and anthropologist Jane Goodall, considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, is born in London, England. Goodall is best known for her 45-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Tanzania's Gombe Stream National Park.

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