What Happened on March 11, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 14th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats Duke, 82-73

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pink Floyd releases 1st single "Arnold Layne"

Rocker Syd Barrett
Rocker
Syd Barrett
Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Zesers, cricketer (played for Australia in 1987 World Cup)
  • Bill Houlder, Thunder Bay, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Brad Carson, American politician
  • John Barrowman, Scottish born actor (Peter Fairchild-Central Park West), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Geraldine Farrar, soprano/actress (Such Sweet Compulsion), dies at 85