Historical Events on March 17, 1976

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 4 Catholic civilians (including 2 children) are killed and twelve wounded when the Ulster Volunteer Force explode a car bomb at Hillcrest Bar, Dungannon
  • Malikov skates world record 1000m (1:15.76)
  • Rubin "Hurricane" Carter is retried
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site