On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Apollo 9 launched for 151 Earth orbits (10 days)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ronald Humphrey, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Simon Whitlock, Australian Darts Player

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Alexander, American tennis player (Australasian C'ship 1908, 5-time US Indoor winner), dies at 88