2007: Golfer Sergio Garcia, 27, is disqualified from the 2007 PGA Championship at Southern Hills in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for signing an incorrect scorecard. Failing to check his card—filled out by playing partner Boo Weekley—Garcia signs for a 4 on the par-4 17th hole, when he in fact recorded a bogey.
2002: US Airways Group files for bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. The airline’s problems are caused by a drop-off in air travel after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and the temporary shutdown of Washington Reagan National Airport (one of US Airways’ principal hubs) in the aftermath of the attacks.
1994: The longest work stoppage in major league baseball history begins, a strike that ultimately cancels the remainder of the 1994 season, including the World Series. The players do not return to work until April 2, 1995.
1984: While testing his mic for his weekly radio broadcast, U.S. president Ronald Reagan says: “My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you that I just signed legislation that would outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes.”