1840 2nd Grand National: Bartholomew Bretherton wins aboard 16/1 Jerry; a then smallest field of 13
1845 7th Grand National: William Loft aboard outsider Cure-All wins in record time of 10 minutes, 47 seconds
1910 Stanley Cup, Dey’s Arena, Ottawa, ON: Montreal Wanderers beat Ottawa Senators, 3-1
1955 2nd ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament: NC State beats Duke, 87-77
1960 Ice Dance Championship at Vancouver won by Denny & Jones (GRB)
1960 Men’s Figure Skating Championship in Vancouver won by Alain Giletti (FRA)
1960 Worlds Ladies’ Figure Skating Champions in Vancouver won by Carol E Heiss (USA)
1960 7th ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament: Duke beats Wake Forest, 63-59
1964 Atlanta Mayor Ivan Allen Jr, announces a baseball team is moving there
1965 Ernie Terrell beats Eddie Machen by unanimous points decision over 15 rounds in Chicago, Illinois to win vacant WBA heavyweight boxing title
1966 Bob Seagren pole vaults 5.19m indoor world record
1966 Player reps elect Marvin Miller as executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association
1966 13th ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament: Duke beats NC State, 71-66
1973 Yankee pitchers Peterson & Kekich announce they swapped wives
1977 24th ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats Virginia, 75-69
1982 Gaylord Perry (with 297 wins) signs with Seattle Mariners
1983 NSW beat Western Australia by 54 runs to win Sheffield Shield
1991 Reggie Miller (Indiana Pacers) begins NBA free throw streak of 52 games
1993 Marlins beat Astros 12-8 in their 1st spring training game
2011 David Silva scores 38′ winner as Manchester City scores 1-0 win over Wigan at City of Manchester Stadium to start EPL record 20 home game winning streak; streak ends 31/3/12

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