On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 10 people are killed by a car bombing in Basra, Iraq
  • 54th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Ole Miss beats Florida, 66-63
  • 60th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: Miami beats North Carolina, 87-77

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Francis delivers his first Angelus prayer and blessing

  • Toyo Ito wins the 2013 Pritzker Architecture Prize