March 17, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jaguar head William Lyons debuts the first E-Type model at the Geneva International Motor Show, creating a sensation

Mr Jaguar William Lyons
Mr Jaguar
William Lyons
  • NY DA arrests professional gamblers who implicate Seton Hall players
  • South Africa leaves British Commonwealth

Deaths in History

  • Susanna Salter, 1st US female mayor/temperance leader, dies at 101