On this day: March 26

POSTED: 09:33 AM PDT Mar 21, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Mar 25, 2016 

Beethoven and Walt Whitman die, the Stanley Cup comes to the U.S., UCLA wins their seventh straight title, and Pink Floyd's "Dark Side" rules the charts, all on this day.

OTD March 26 - UCLA
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1973: UCLA, led by coach John Wooden and junior center Bill Walton, wins an unprecedented seventh straight NCAA men's basketball championship, beating Memphis State 87-66. After falling in the Final Four in 1974, the Bruins would win a championship again in 1975, to make it a total of 10 championships since their first title in 1964.


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