On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1977

Historical Events

  • CBS' premiere of "A Circle of Children", starring Jane Alexander and based on the life and book about this by Mary Mac Cracken
  • Rings of Uranus discovered during occulation of SAO

Famous Birthdays

  • Bree Turner, American dancer and actress
  • Colin Murray, British radio DJ
  • Matt Rubano, American musician (Taking Back Sunday)
  • Peter Enckelman, Finnish footballer
  • Robin Thicke, Canadian-American singer ("Blurred Lines"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Shannon Miller, Rolla MO, gymnast (Oly2 gold-2 silver/3 bronze-92, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • E. Power Biggs, English organist and composer (CBS), dies at 70
  • Pieter Jan Bouman, Dutch sociologist and historian, dies at 74
  • Willem Schermerhorn, Dutch premier (1945-46), dies at 82
1977 Highlights

About March 10, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces