On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 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