What Happened on March 17, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Pat Rice, Northern Irish footballer and football manager
  • Patrick Duffy, actor (Bobby-Dallas, Man from Atlantis), born in Townsend, Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (b. 1882)
  • Felix Bressart, German actor (Ninotchka, Escape, Crossroads), dies from Leukemia at 57