On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1977

Historical Events

  • Ice Pairs Champs at Tokyo won by Irina Rodnina/Alexandr Zaitsev (URS)
  • Islanders allow Red Wings only 11 shots on goal
  • Libyan Socialist Arabs People's Republic forms
  • Men's Figure Skating Champions in Tokyo won by Vladimir Kovalev (USSR)
  • World Ladies' Figure Skating Championship in Tokyo won by Linda Fratianne (USA)

Famous Birthdays

Ronan Keating

Ronan Keating, Bayside Irish singer (Boyzone), born in Dublin, Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Percy Marmont, British actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon, Captain Apache), dies at 93
1977 Highlights

About March 3, 1977

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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