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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 - Dark Side of the Moon
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1980: Seven years after its release, Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" surpasses Carole King's "Tapestry" to become the longest charting pop album. The album would stay on the Billboard Album chart for a total of 736 weeks, falling off for the first time in July 1988.

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