What Happened on March 11, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Sunstar Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez
  • Randy Hold receives 67 min in penalties in a 60 min NHL hockey game

Famous Birthdays

  • Benji Madden, American guitarist (Good Charlotte)
  • Elton Brand, American basketball player
  • Fred Jones, American basketball player
  • Joel Madden, American singer (Good Charlotte)

Famous Deaths

  • Victor Kilian, American actor (Gentleman's Agreement), dies at 88