What Happened on March 2, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Aspects of Love" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 377 performances
  • "La Bete" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 24 performances
  • Deb Richard wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open
  • Del Ballard Jr throws most famous gutter ball in PBA Tour history
  • NC State Chris Corchiani becomes 1st NCAAer to get 1,000 assists
  • UN votes in favor of US resolutions for cease fire with Iraq
  • US Army controversially destroys a retreating Iraqi Republican Guard column at Rumaila Oil Field, despite a ceasefire being observed

Famous Deaths

  • Clark Mollenhoff, US journalist (Pulitzer Prize), dies
  • Freek Zoetmulder, publisher (Austrian Encyclopedia)/neo-nazi, dies
  • Serge Gainsbourg, composer/actor (Fury of Hercules), dies at 62