On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15th Easter Seal Telethon raises $27,400,000
  • 4th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Old Dominion beats Georgia, 70-65; Monarchs' Tracy Claxton, MOP
  • El Salvador's President José Napoleón Duarte' Christian Democratic Party wins election
  • PGA Tournament Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Calvin Peete shoots final round 66 to win by 3 strokes from D. A. Weibring; Peete only player to break par in all 4 rounds

Sport defeatWrestleMania

WrestleMania I, Madison Square Garden, NYC: Hulk Hogan & Mr T beat Roddy Piper & Paul Orndorf

Professional Wrestler Hulk Hogan
Professional Wrestler
Hulk Hogan