What Happened on March 31, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Wilmer, British actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 96
  • Hans-Dietrich Genscher, German Minister of Foreign Affairs (FDP), worked to re-unify Germany, dies at 89
  • Imre Kert├ęsz, Hungarian writer (Nobel Laureate 2002) and concentration camp survivor, dies at 86
  • Ronnie Corbett, British comedian (The Two Ronnies), dies at 85
  • Zaha Hadid, British architect (London Aquatic Centre), dies at 65