On this day: March 27

POSTED: 03:07 PM PDT Mar 21, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Mar 26, 2014 

Oregon wins the first NCAA men's basketball tourney, the Good Friday Earthquake rips up Alaska, Brando boycotts the Oscars, and Viagra gets FDA approval, all on this day.

OTD March 27 - Viagra
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1998: The Food and Drug Administration approves Viagra for use as a treatment for male impotence, becoming the first oral treatment approved to treat erectile dysfunction in the United States. The pill would first be offered for sale in America later that year.

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