On This Day March 24
On This Day in history:
1874- Harry Houdini is born.
1883- The first telephone call takes place between New York and Chicago.
1955- "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," a Tennessee Williams' play, debuts on Broadway.
1958- Elvis Presley is sworn in as a private in the US Army.
1989- The nation's worst oil spill occurred when supertanker Exxon Valdez hit a reef in Alaska and began leaking 11 million gallons of crude oil.
2005- Sandra Bullock receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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