What Happened on March 17, 1973

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Queen Elizabeth II opens new London Bridge

Queen of the United Kingdom Elizabeth II
Queen of the United Kingdom
Elizabeth II
  • St. Patrick's Day marchers carry 14 coffins commemorating Bloody Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Amelia Weatherly, actress (Stephanie Brewster-Loving/The City)
  • Jerome Woods, safety (KC Chiefs)

Famous Deaths

  • Geertruida M W "Truus" Bakker, Dutch actress (2 Orphans), dies at 81