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On This Day Weekend of March 7, 8, 9

On This Day in history:

FRIDAY:

1906- Finland granted women the right to vote.

1955- "Peter Pan" is presented as a television special for the first time.

1976- Elton John is displayed in wax at London's Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum.

1985- "We Are the World" is heard on the radio for the first time.

SATURDAY

1948- the US Supreme Court rules that religious instruction in schools is unconstitutional.

1993- "Beavis and Butthead" premiers on MTV as a series

SUNDAY:

1860- The first Japanese ambassador to the US is appointed.

1945- "Those Websters" debuts on CBS radio.

1961- The Supremes release their first single, "I Want A Guy."

1966- The Beach Boys record, "God Only Knows."

1985- "Gone With The Wind" goes on sale in video stores across the US for the first time.


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