/ 29 March 2021

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Start of the trial of the police officer accused of killing George Floyd – Minneapolis

Hugely speculative, but reports say watch out for a Federal Cabinet reshuffle today…

One of our favourite days on the statistical calendar, the ABS releases its Methodological News…

Birthdays for composer Vangelis (1943), model Elle Macpherson (1964) and actress Lucy Lawless (1968)

Anniversary of:
• the official opening of Royal Albert Hall by Queen Victoria (1871)
• Australia’s first federal election leading to Edmund Barton being elected Prime Minister (1901)
• Nelson Mandela being acquitted of treason after a 4.5-year trial (1961)
• the discovery of the Terracotta Warriors in Xian, China (1974)

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