On this day: March 26

Published On: Mar 21 2013 11:33:30 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 26 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Beethoven and Walt Whitman die, the Stanley Cup comes to the U.S., UCLA wins their seventh straight title, and Pink Floyd's "Dark Side" rules the charts, all on this day.

OTD March 26 - Melissa virus
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1999: The Melissa virus infects Microsoft word processing and email systems around the world. David L. Smith, the New Jersey man who released the virus, would later be sentenced to 10 years in prison, serving 20 months, and was fined $5,000.

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