March 15, 1961 in History
Event:
South Africa withdraws from British Commonwealth




Related Topics:
Africa
British
Commonwealth
South
withdraws

Related Year:
1961

Related Events:
March 15





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1912 Pitcher Cy Young retires from baseball with 511 wins