On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 2001

Historical Events

  • OPEC decides to cut output by 4% or 1 million barrels per day, effective April 1

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning (24) weds Ashley Thompson in Memphis, Tennessee

NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning
NFL Quarterback
Peyton Manning

Famous Deaths

  • Zinaida Voronina, Russian and Soviet gymnast (1968 Olympics: 4 medals including 1 gold), dies at 53
2001 Highlights

About March 17, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces