On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1957

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 4th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats South Carolina, 95-75
  • 8.1 earthquake shakes Andreanof Islands, Alaska

Famous Birthdays

  • Faith Daniels, American television news anchor (CBS-TV), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Jon Engen, American biathelete (Olympics 1994), born in Oslo, Norway
  • Mark Mancina, American composer (Speed, Bad Boys, Moana), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Mona Sahlin, Swedish politician, leader of Swedish Social Democratic Party, born in Sollefte√•, V√§sternorrland County, Sweden