What Happened on March 17, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Golda Meir becomes Israel's 4th PM

4th Prime Minister of Israel Golda Meir
4th Prime Minister of Israel
Golda Meir

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew McMarlin, Vienna VA, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Domenic "Filane" Figliomeni, Terrace Bay Ontario, boxer (Olympics 1996)
  • Gilbert Schaller, Bruck Austria, tennis star
  • [Lee] Alexander McQueen, English fashion designer, born in London (d. 2010)