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 Dvořák, Czech ice hockey left wing (World C'ship gold 1999, 2001, 05; Florida Panthers, NY Rangers), born in Tábor, Czech Republic
  • Yamila Diaz, Argentine supermodel, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Born in 1977

About March 9, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Evergreen (Love Theme From "A Star Is Born") - Barbra Streisand
  • UK #1 Song: Chanson D'amour - Manhattan Transfer