On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1977

Historical Events

  • Hanafi Muslims hold 130 hostages in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Nickatina, American rapper
  • Becky Hammon, American / Russian basketball point guard (WNBA: NY Liberty, SA Stars; Russia Olympics 2008, 12) and coach (first female to coach an NBA team; SA Spurs 2020), born in Rapid City, South Dakota

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Rodriguez Larreta, Argentine racing driver (b. 1934)
  • Ulysses S. Grant IV, American geologist (b. 1893)
1977 Highlights

About March 11, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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