On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1977

Historical Events

  • Australia wins cricket Centenary Test by 45 runs, same result as 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Swift [Ochoa], American singer and songwriter (The Black Keys), born in California (d. 2018)
1977 Highlights

About March 17, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

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