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

Music releaseMusic Single

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