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 Un día como hoy Marzo 28-Abril 3,  2021 (semana 13) infographic
Los gráficos muestran cumpleaños y aniversarios en cada día de la semana.
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Un día como hoy Marzo 28-Abril 3, 2021 (semana 13)

March 28, 2021 - April 3, 2021 - Los gráficos muestran cumpleaños y aniversarios en cada día de la semana. Esta semana incluye el accidente nuclear en Three Mile Island, el primer automóvil moderno, el atentado contra el presidente estadounidense Ronald Reagan, la arquitecta británica nacida en Irak Zaha Hadid, el primer tratado entre colonizadores europeos y los pueblos nativos de América, el Ejercito Republicano Irlandés y el primer teléfono móvil.

March 28, 1979: A partial meltdown in a nuclear reactor at the Three Mile Island power plant in Pennsylvania caused the worst commercial nuclear accident in U.S. history

March 29, 1901: Daimler’s Mercedes 35 HP, regarded as the first modern automobile, made its debut. It was named after the daughter of the man who commissioned it

March 30, 1981: U.S. President Ronald Reagan was shot in the chest by would-be assassin John Hinckley as he left a Washington hotel. Three others were also injured

March 31, 2016: Iraqi-born British architect Zaha Hadid, whose dramatic designs include the Guangzhou Opera House (pictured above) in China, died aged 65

April 1, 1621: The first recorded treaty between the Pilgrim settlers and the indigenous peoples of America was signed by Massasoit, the chief of the Native American Wampanoag people

April 2, 1921: The Irish Republican Army, who wanted to free Ireland from British rule, bought its first consignment of “Tommy Guns”, submachine guns from the United States

April 3, 1973: Motorola researcher Martin Cooper made the first call on a handheld mobile phone. Costing $3,995 and weighing 1.1kg, it was nicknamed “the brick”

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PUBLISHED: 23/03/2021; DESIGN: Phil Bainbridge; PICTURE RESEARCH: Julie Mullins; EVENT SELECTION: Fiona Roberts and Susan Shepherd; PROOFING: Julie Mullins; TECHNICAL CONSTRUCTION: Fiona Roberts;; STORY: Julie Mullins; PICTURES: Newscom, Getty, Associated Press
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