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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 - Sandra Day O'Connor
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1930: Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman appointed to the Supreme Court of the United States, is born in El Paso, Texas. She served as an associate justice from her appointment in 1981 by President Ronald Reagan until her retirement from the Supreme Court in 2006.

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