TODAY IN HISTORY - March 24th:

1898 - 1st automobile sold
1958 - Elvis Presley joins the army
1986 - 58th Academy Awards - "Out of Africa", William Hurt & G Page win
1997 - 69th Academy Awards - "The English Patient", Tom Cruise & Brenda Blythen win
2002 - 74th Academy Awards - "A Beautiful Mind" wins awards for Best Picture, Best Director (Ron Howard) & Best Supporting Actress (Jennifer Connelly), Denzel Washington & Halle Berry win also

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY: 

1909 - Clyde Barrow, bank robber (of Bonnie & Clyde fame)
1960 - Kelly LeBrock, actress (Weird Science, Woman in Red), born in NYC, New York
1962 - Star Jones, attorney/TV hostess (NBC, Inside Edition)
1970 - Lara Flynn Boyle, Davenport Iowa, actress
1976 - Peyton Manning, American football player, born in New Orleans, Louisiana

GOODBYE TO:

1603 - Elizabeth I Tudor, [Virgin Queen], of England and Ireland (1558-1603), dies at 69

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