What Happened on March 17, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Pat Rice, Northern Irish footballer and football manager
  • Patrick Duffy, Townsend Mont, actor (Bobby-Dallas, Man from Atlantis)

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (b. 1882)
  • Felix Bressart, actor (Escape, Ninotchka, Iceland), dies at 54