4th March
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2005 Martha Stewart Released From Prison (“Camp Cupcake”)

Alderson, West Virginia, “Camp Cupcake”: Martha Stewart had served 5 months for lying about her sale of about 4,000 ImClone stock in 2001. She would have to serve the remaining 5 months of her sentence on her 153 acre Bedford, New York, estate.

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1933 Franklin Delano Roosvelt Inaugurated

At the height of the Great Depression, FDR becomes the USA's 32nd president. His inaugural speech laid out his plans for the "New Deal", a collection of policies and welfare measures to get the nation back to work. In the speech he coined the phrase:

"the only thing we have to fear is fear itself."

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1938 Lone Ranger serial released in cinemas in the USA
1944 Louis "Lepke" Buchalter, the head of Murder, Inc, is executed at Sing Sing Prison in New York.

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