What Happened on March 17, 1990

Historical Events

  • PBA National Championship Won by Jim Pencak
  • Scotland beats England, 13-7 at Murrayfield, Edinburgh for it's 14th outright Five Nations Rugby Championship, 3rd Grand Slam title and 10th Triple Crown

Famous Birthdays

  • Hozier [Andrew Hozier-Byrne], Irish folk-soul-blues singer-songwriter and guitarist ("Take Me To Church"), born in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland.
  • Saina Nehwal, Indian Badminton player, born in Hisar, India
Born in 1990

Famous Deaths

  • Capucine [Germaine Lefebvre], French actress and fashion model (Pink Panther, What's New Pussycat?), commits suicide at 62
  • Rick Grech, British musician (Blind Faith, Traffic), dies at 44

About March 17, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Escapade - Janet Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: Dub Be Good To Me - Beats International featuring Lindy Layton