On this day: March 28

Published On: Mar 25 2013 06:17:39 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 28 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Vikings sack Paris, the Hollywood Walk of Fame gets its first star, President Eisenhower dies, and Three Mile Island melts down, all on this day.

OTD March 28 - Sergei Rachmaninoff
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1943: Russian composer, pianist, and conductor Sergei Rachmaninoff, widely considered one of the finest pianists of his day, dies of melanoma at the age of 69 in Beverly Hills, California.

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