On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1985

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

Arthur Ashe is nominated for the International Tennis Hall of Fame

Tennis Player Arthur Ashe
Tennis Player
Arthur Ashe
  • Bloodbath at Langa (Uitenhage) South-Africa, 19 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Peterson, American Football player

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Redgrave, British actor (Goodbye Mr Chips), dies at 77 of Parkinson's Disease
  • Salvador Ley, composer, dies at 78
1985 Highlights

About March 21, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries