On this day, March 3rd….

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1904

England cricket all-rounder Bernard Bosanquet takes 6 for 51 as tourists dismiss Australia for 171 in the 4th Test in Sydney to regain the Ashes.

1966 

The BBC announced that it would begin broadcasting television programmes in colour in 1967.

2018

English middle-distance athlete who was the 1st to run a 4 minute mile dies of Parkinson's disease at 88.

Who do you share a birthday with?....

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1847

Alexander       Graham Bell

Scottish-born British-American inventor of the telephone (d. 1922)

1947

Dave Mount

English rocker (Mud), born in Carshalton, Surrey (d. 2006)

1953

Zico

Brazilian footballer often referred to as 'the white Pele'

1977

Ronan Keating

Irish singer, (Boyzone)

1982

Jessica Biel

American actress