On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1985

Historical Events

  • IBM-PC DOS Version 3.1 (update) released

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerwyn Price, Welsh darts player (PDC World C'ship 2021; Grand Slam of Darts 2018, 19; World Grand Prix 2020), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Thomas Erak, American guitarist

Famous Deaths

  • George Schick, Czech conductor (Chicago Symphony), dies at 76
  • Robert W Woodruff, CEO (Coca-Cola), dies at 95
  • Victor W Farris, inventor of paper milk carton, etc, dies
1985 Highlights

About March 7, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces