On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1977

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Eight is Enough" premieres on ABC-TV
  • TV comedy "Three's Company" starring Jack Ritter, Suzanne Somers and Joyce DeWitt premieres on ABC
  • US House of Representatives begins 90 day test of televising its sessions

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Tee, American actor
  • Joe Hahn, American musician

Famous Deaths

  • Antonino Rocca, Italian-Argentine professional wrestler, dies at 49
  • Hubert Aquin, Quebec novelist, political activist and editor (b. 1929)
  • Kamal Joemblat, Lebanese politician, murdered