What Happened on March 3, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Grenada gains partial independence from Britain
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • White Sox given permission to use semi-DH in training camp with home club permission (use of pinch hitter twice in same game)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Volkov, Russia, tennis star
  • Calvin Williams, NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Elizabeth Cheshire, actress (Jill-Sunshine), born in Burbank, California

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Lonque, composer, dies at 66