March 17

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on March 17. From 1900 until now. March 17 is under the sign of Pisces. Famous birthdays on this day include Rob Kardashian (1987), John Wayne Gacy (1942) and Billy Corgan (1967). Several movies were released around March 17 over the years, such as Forbidden Planet in 1956 directed by Fred M. Wilcox and Adventures of Captain Marvel in 1941 directed by John English, William Witney.
But much more happened on March 17 over the years: find out below

How many days until next March 17

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released around March 17 over the years?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Forbidden Planet

Forbidden Planet

Release year: 1956

Directed by: Fred M. Wilcox

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens

Country: United States of America

Adventures of Captain Marvel

Adventures of Captain Marvel

Release year: 1941

Directed by: John English, William Witney

Starring: Tom Tyler, Frank Coghlan Jr., William 'Billy' Benedict, Louise Currie

Thief

Thief

Release year: 1981

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: James Caan, Tuesday Weld, Willie Nelson, Jim Belushi

Country: United States of America

Town Without Pity

Town Without Pity

Release year: 1961

Directed by: Gottfried Reinhardt

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Barbara Rütting, Christine Kaufmann, E.G. Marshall

Chronicle of an Escape

Chronicle of an Escape

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Israel Adrián Caetano

Starring: Rodrigo De la Serna, Pablo Echarri, Nazareno Casero, Lautaro Delgado

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 17?


Holidays

  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • See more

Events

  • 2019 2019 Jayapura flood and landslide: At least 73 people have been killed in flash floods in the province of Papua, Indonesia. (BBC)
  • 2018 2018 Philippine Piper PA-23 Apache crash: A Piper PA-23 passenger aircraft bound for Laoag International Airport in Ilocos Norte, Philippines, crashes upon take off from Plaridel Airport in Bulacan, killing all five people onboard as well as five on the ground. (Reuters) (Rappler)
  • 2017 Yemeni Civil War (2015-present): An unknown perpetrator using an Apache helicopter fires upon a boat carrying Somali refugees off the coast of Yemen, killing at least 40 of them, injuring 35 more. (Reuters), (AFP via MSN)
  • 2016 Iraqi Civil War, Syrian Civil War: The United States Secretary of State John Kerry says ISIL has committed genocide against Christians, Yazidis and Shias in areas it controls in Syria and Iraq. (BBC)The Islamic State reports commander Hassan Aboud has died of wounds sustained about two weeks ago in a battle near Aleppo, Syria. He was injured when a vehicle he was in struck a roadside bomb near Khanaser. (The New York Times)
  • See more

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17 over the years?


Top #1 songs in the USA

Top #1 Rock songs

Books

Which were the most popular books released around March 17 over the years?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Cold Fire by Dean R. Koontz

Cold Fire

Year: 1991

By:

'There is an Enemy. It is coming. It is relentless.' Schoolteacher Jim Ironheart flies on an impulse to Portland, Oregon. There he risks his life to save a child from being

Midnight by Dean R. Koontz

Midnight

Year: 1989

By:

1

Couplehood by Paul Reiser

Couplehood

Year: 1995

By:

In the tradition of the #1 best-seller SeinLanguage, Bantam Books proudly presents the first book by Paul Reiser, television's sharpest, funniest observer of love, marriage and other mysteries of life.

Absolute Friends by John le Carre

Absolute Friends

Year: 2004

By:

An absolutely triumphant bestseller-everywhere hailed as the masterpiece toward which John le Carre has been building since the fall of communism.

The Winthrop Woman by Anya Seton

The Winthrop Woman

Year: 1958

By:

“The Winthrop Woman is that rare literary accomplishment — living history. Really good fictionalized history [like this] often gives closer reality to a period than do factual records.”

This day over the years in 30 sec.

For more videos please visit our official youtube channel