23rd March

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2001 Mir plunges to earth The Soviets space station, Mir, plunges to earth in the South Pacific ending its 15 year life.
1987 The Troubles - 30 injured in Germany More than 30 people are injured in a car bomb explosion at the UK Army headquarters in Rheindahlen, West Germany.
1983 Star Wars - launched President Ronald Reagan unveils plans to combat nuclear war in space.
1981 Foot and Mouth - all animal movement banned The government bans all animal transport to contain an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease.
1921 Donald Campbell is born Donald Campbell is born
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On This Day - 23rd March