(File photo 2004) Wreckage of a train after a bomb exploded at a Madrid railway station
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This week in history: 7 - 13 March

The week when 191 people were killed as terrorist bombs explode at train stations in Madrid, Mikhail Gorbachev became the youngest leader of the Soviet Union, a gunman killed 16 children, a teacher and himself at a school in Dunblane, Scotland, James Earl Ray is sentenced to 99 years in jail for the murder of Martin Luther King and Paul McCartney married Linda Eastman.

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