On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Africa's only female head of state, Mauritian President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim confirms she is resigning amid an expenses scandal
  • China's National People's Congress appoints Wang Qishan as vice-president
  • Ireland beats England, 24-15 at Twickenham to wrap up Six Nations Rugby Championship; 3rd Grand Slam & 11th Triple Crown