What Happened on March 9, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 4th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats South Carolina, 95-75
  • 8.1 earthquake shakes Andreanof Islands, Alaska

Famous Birthdays

  • Faith Daniels, news anchor (CBS-TV)
  • Jeff Senior, Australian golfer, born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Jon Engen, US biathelete (Olympics-1994), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Mark Mancina, American composer
  • Mona Sahlin, Swedish politician