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On this day: March 5

Published On: Mar 01 2013 12:05:54 PM CST   Updated On: Mar 05 2014 01:00:00 AM CST

The Boston Massacre riles up American colonists, Che strikes a famous pose, Elvis is discharged, a plane crash kills Patsy Cline, and John Belushi overdoses, all on this day.

OTD March 5 - Voyager 1
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1979: America's Voyager 1 spacecraft has its closest approach to Jupiter, coming with 172,000 miles of the solar system's largest planet.

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