Families and couples flocked to theaters to see
Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful," raising
opening weekend ticket sales around the world to $150.2
million, according to box office estimates released Sunday.
DAY IN HISTORY:
– Alexander II of Russia is killed near his palace
when a bomb is thrown at him.
– San Diego State University is founded.
– The news of the discovery of Pluto is telegraphed
to the Harvard College Observatory.