On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1987

Historical Events

  • IBM releases PC-DOS version 3.3

Sports History

Sunil Gavaskar ends his Test career with an innings of 96 v Pak

Famous Deaths

  • Santo Trafficante, Jr., American gangster (b. 1914)
1987 Highlights

About March 17, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces