Tina Turner became the spokeswoman for Hanes Hosiery on March 9, 1996.
Comedian Wanda Sykes was born in Virginia on March 7, 1964.
“An Evening With Diana Ross” aired on NBC on March 6, 1977.
The Postal Service issues a stamp in honor of Mary McLeod Bethune on March 5, 1985.
Miriam Makeba, renowned South African singer and civil rights activist, was born March 4, 1932.
Track star Jackie Joyner Kersee was born in East St. Louis, Illinois, on March 3, 1962.