On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1977

Historical Events

  • Adm Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret), becomes 12th director of CIA replacing acting director Knoche
  • Hanafi Muslims invade 3 buildings in Washington, D.C., siege ended Mar 11th

Famous Birthdays

  • Radek Dvorak, Czech NHL left wing (Florida Panthers), born in Tábor, Czech Republic
  • Yamila Diaz, Argentine supermodel, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
1977 Highlights

About March 9, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces