What Happened on March 9th, 1974

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 21st ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: NC State beats Maryland, 103-100 (OT)
  • Last Japanese soldier, a guerrilla operating in Philippines, surrenders, 29 years after World War II ended

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Harrity, cricketer (promising South Aust left-arm fast bowler)

Famous Deaths

  • Earl W Sutherland Jr, US pharmacologist (Nobel 1971), dies at 58