What Happened on March 15, 1989

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Royal Alexandra Theatre Toronto
  • Department of Veterans Affairs officially established as a Cabinet position
  • NY Rangers retire goalie Eddie Giacomin's #1 uniform

Famous Birthdays

  • Caitlin Wachs, actress (Chloe Waters-Profiler)

Famous Deaths

  • Muhammad Jameel Didi, Maldivian poet (b. 1915)