On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 38th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Georgia, 95-68
  • 44th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #5 North Carolina beats NC State, 64-54

Famous Deaths

  • Terry Nation, writer (Dr Who, Blake 7) at 66
  • The Notorious B.I.G. [Christopher Wallace], American rapper shot dead at 24