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2012: Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s and introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over a 10-decade career, dies at age 92 in San Diego, Calif. The musician's foundation issued a statement saying that he had suffered upper respiratory and heart problems and had recently undergone heart-valve replacement surgery. In the 1960s, Shankar took Eastern music mainstream in the West. He lent ethereal, spiritual sounds to the Beatles through his friendship with George Harrison, who recorded them on the "Sgt. Pepper's" album in the song "Within You Without You." Virtuoso performances at Monterey in 1967 and Woodstock in 1969 helped cement Shankar's place in Western musical history as an ambassador of Eastern wisdom to a generation looking for new values.
The world's first motor show opens in Paris, Marie Curie receives her second Nobel Prize, Muhammad Ali fights his last fight, and Bernie Madoff is arrested, all on this day.
It was 30 years ago on Monday, March 30 that a Coast Guard ship left Honolulu headed for the Pacific carrying six young Native Hawaiian men who would colonize. On Monday, they were honored.
A massive power outage spread across Turkey on Tuesday, blacking out a broad swath of the country and affecting air traffic control through the country's airspace.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said all possible causes of the blackout were u...
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