Video: 'Little Girl Lost' extended clip
Video: 'Victor Victoria' trailer
(Tuesday, March 16, 1982) — Victor Victoria, a musical comedy film that involves transvestism and sexual identity as central themes, premiered today in the U.S.
Directed by Blake Edwards, the film starred Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston and Lesley Ann Warren.
Video: Von Bulow convicted (at 0:14)
(Tuesday, March 16, 1982) — Claus von Bülow was found guilty today in Newport, Rhode Island, of attempting to murder his now-comatose socialite wife, Sunny, by insulin overdose. Von Bulow would be acquitted in a retrial. His former wife, who was also known as “Sunny,” would die in December 2008.
Image: John Lennon in New York (March 16, 1972)
(Thursday, March 16, 1972) — Ex-Beatle John Lennon lodged an appeal today with the US immigration office in New York, after he was served with deportation orders arising from his 1968 cannabis possession conviction in Britain.
Video: Pat Nixon tribute (1972)
(Saturday, March 16, 1912) — Thelma Catherine “Pat” Ryan Nixon, who served as First Lady of the United States from 1969 to 1974, was born today in the small mining town of Ely, Nevada.
Video: West Point Military Academy, New York
(Tuesday, March 16, 1802) — President Thomas Jefferson signed a measure today authorizing the establishment of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.