On This Day – March 22

Posted on: Fri 22 Mar 2019

On this day in 1933, the government of Franklin D Roosevelt overturns the Prohibition laws in the United States.

The Pentagon awards a production contract for the development of what became the Humvee motor car.

Merle Haggard won the Academy of Country Music Award.



Produced by Alistair McKinnon

Image source: Wikimedia Commons


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