On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1969

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

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)
1969 Highlights

About March 17, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces