What Happened on March 31, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Last East Limburg coal mine closes in Gent Belgium

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Islanders celebrate Denis Potvin night

NHL Star Denis Potvin
NHL Star
Denis Potvin
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Toni Morrison for "Beloved"

Famous Birthdays

  • Hogan Ephraim, English Footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Talib Rasul Hakim, composer, dies at 48
  • William McMahon, 20th Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1908)