What Happened on March 17, 2014

Historical Events


Sia releases her single "Chandelier" with a music video featuring Maddie Ziegler

  • The Republic of Crimea is declared

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Feist, American actor, playwright, producer and co-founder of Roundabout Theater Company, dies at 91
  • Joseph Kerman, American educator and musicologist (Contemplating Music: Challenges to Musicology), dies at 89
  • L'Wren Scott [Laura Bambrough], American fashion designer and partner of Mick Jagger, commits suicide at 49

About March 17, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • UK #1 Song: Tsunami (Jump) - Dvbbs & Borgeous/Tinie Tempah