On this day: March 21

POSTED: 11:38 AM Mar 18 2013   UPDATED: 11:00 PM Mar 20 2014

Alcatraz prison closes, Martin Luther King Jr. marches toward Montgomery, the U.S. decides to boycott Moscow's Olympics, and Spielberg nabs his first Oscar, all on this day.

OTD March 21 - Bruce Springsteen
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1994: Bruce Springsteen wins an Oscar for the song "Streets of Philadelphia" from the Tom Hanks movie "Philadelphia."

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