Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

On This Day, March 14

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

On This Day, March 14

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1789 The first Court of Common Pleas convened in Andrew Watson's tavern.

1883 German political philosopher Karl Marx died in London at age 64.

1901 Andrew Carnegie announced a $4 million pension plan for employees and a gift of $1 million for maintenance of the Homestead, Braddock and Duquesne libraries established by him.

1968 Carnegie Mellon president H. Guyford Stever disclosed proposals for the university for the next three years. CMU would broaden its scope by creating a Graduate School of Urban and Public Affairs and a College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

2008 Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama denounced inflammatory remarks from his former pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, who had railed against the United States and accused its leaders of bringing on the Sept. 11 attacks by spreading terrorism. …

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