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This Day in History

February 28
1632  Composer Jean-Baptiste Lully 
 Director Vincente Minnelli born (also father of entertainer Liza Minnelli, husband to Judy Garland)
1915  Bandleader Lee Castle (Castaldo)
1940  Race Car Driver Mario Andretti
1941  British & Italian dogfight above Albania
1948  Actress Bernadette Peters (Lazzara)
1961  Where the Boys Are is a hit song by Connie Francis

1993  Italian Director/Writer Franco Brusati dies at age 70

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