On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • South Africa's government bans Defense & Aid Fund
  • US submarine locates missing H-bomb in Mediterranean

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Hudson, cricketer (South Africa, 163 on debut vs WI 1992)
  • Jeremy Sheffield, English actor

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

The Who drummer Keith Moon (19) weds model Kim Kerrigan (18) at Brent Registry Office

Rocker Keith Moon
Keith Moon

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Lang, Swiss composer, dies at 69