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 - Marlin Perkins
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1905: Marlin Perkins, the zoologist best known as a host of the television show "Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom" from 1963 to 1985, is born in Carthage, Missouri. He died of cancer at age 81 on June 14, 1986.

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