On Boomer 102.5 we will play a dirty laundry sounder a minimum of 3 times per day M-F for two weeks. When listeners hear the sounder they’ll call in and the 5th caller will automatically qualify to win $1000 in Daniel Dollars. Listeners can also stop by Daniel Appliance and register to win. On April 3rd we will select one winner from the qualifiers that will win $1000 in Daniel Dollars.
1599 - Robert Devereux becomes lt-general of Ireland
1890 - A tornado strikes Louisville, Kentucky, killing 76 and injuring 200.
1964 - UN troops arrive in Cyprus
1970 - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1983 - Neil Simon's "Brighton Beach Memoirs" premieres in NYC
2000 - Phillips explosion of 2000 kills 1 and injures 71 in Pasadena, Texas.
1858 - Peter Christian Lutkin, composer
1879 - Edward Steichen, pioneered American photography
1905 - Elsie MacGill, Canadian aeronautical engineer (d. 1980)
1910 - Rudi Ball, Germany, Jewish ice hockey star (Olympic-bronze-1932)
1923 - Victor Hochhauser, British impresario (Israeli Philharmonic Orch)
1963 - Xuxa, [Maria da Graca Meneghel], Brazil, actress (Xuxa Park)
1900 - Pieter J Joubert [Smart Piet], South African general, dies at 69
1943 - Grigori Yakovlevich Bakhchivangi, test pilot (BI-1), killed in crash
1977 - Diana Hyland, actress (Peyton Place, 8 is Enough), dies at 41
1995 - Albert Drach, Austrian-Jewish writer, dies at 92
2005 - Wilfred Bigelow, Canadian heart surgeon (b. 1913)
2006 - Dan Curtis, American television producer and director (b. 1928)