THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Today is Wednesday, March 22, the 81st day of 2017. There are 284 days left in the year. IN THE NATION
1933: During Prohibition, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a measure to make wine and beer containing up to 3.2 percent alcohol legal.
IN THE WORLD
1894: Hockey’s first Stanley Cup championship game was played; Montreal defeated Ottawa 3-1.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim is 87. Evangelist broadcaster Pat Robertson is 87. Actor William Shatner is 86. Actor M. Emmet Walsh is 82. Singer-guitarist George Benson is 74. CNN newscaster Wolf Blitzer is 69. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is 69. Sportscaster Bob Costas is 65. Actress Lena Olin is 62. Actor Matthew Modine is 58. Actor Keegan-Michael Key is 46. Actor Will Yun Lee (“Hawaii Five-0”) is 46. Olympic silver medal figure skater Elvis Stokjo is 45. Actress Reese Witherspoon is 41. The Associated Press