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March 28, 1826 Harriet Ruggles Gold and Elias Boudinot marry
  Harriet Ruggles Gold
March 28, 1870 General George Thomas dies of a stroke while on duty in San Francisco. He was 53.
  General George Thomas
March 28, 1889 George Gress purchases a circus to rescue the starving animals. These animals are the start of the Grant Park Zoo (now ZooAtlanta).
  ZooAtlanta
March 28, 1927 The state of Georgia accepts a gift of 16 acres near Frogtown (now Neels) Gap. This becomes Vogel State Park.
March 28, 1936 Bobby Jones sets a course record of 64 at the Augusta National course
  City of Augusta, Georgia
March 28, 1960 Brenda Lee records "I'm Sorry," her first gold record. Today it is her signature song.
  Brenda Lee
March 28, 1973 Governor Jimmy Carter signs the re-drafted death penalty into law. The earlier version had been ruled arbitrary and discriminatory against blacks in Furman v. Georgia
March 28, 1977 Supreme Court hears the case of Coker v. Georgia.
March 28, 2000 Bus-Train accident kills 3 in Tennga
  Bus-Train accident kills 3 in Tennga
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