On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1970

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Peter O'Malley becomes CEO of LA Dodgers
  • US casts their 1st UN Security Council veto (Support England)

Famous Birthdays

  • Shannan Mitchem, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Decatur, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Fernand Crommelynck, Belgian playwright (Chaud et Frois), dies at 83