What Happened on March 14, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Emir of Kuwait returns to Kuwait City, after the Iraqis leave
  • English Court of Appeal frees "Birmingham 6" who had been unjustly sentenced in August 1975 to life imprisonment
  • Ice Dance Championship at Munich won by Isabel & Phil Duchesnay (FRA)
  • Ice Pairs Championship at Munich won by N Mishkutenok & A Dmitriev
  • Men's Figure Skating Championship in Munich won by Kurt Browning (CAN)

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Ashman, song writer (Under the Sea), dies of AIDs at 40
  • Jef Houthuys, Belgian union leader (ACV, 1968-87), dies at 68
  • Jerome "Doc" Pomus, American blues singer-songwriter (Save Last Dance for Me), dies at 65
  • Margery Sharp, children's author (b. 1905)
  • Robert Maroff, dies at 57