What Happened on March 3, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Ice Pairs Champs at Tokyo won by Irina Rodnina/Alexandr Zaitsev (URS)
  • Islanders allow Red Wings only 11 shots on goal
  • Libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms
  • Men's Figure Skating Champions in Tokyo won by Vladimir Kovalev (USSR)
  • World Ladies' Figure Skating Championship in Tokyo won by Linda Fratianne (USA)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bas Zuiderent, cricketer (Holland all-rounder 1996 World Cup)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ronan Keating, Bayside Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93