On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 27 lost at sea when 2 US Navy anti-submarine planes collide
  • Largest wrestling crowd in Japan (64,500) at Tokyo Dome
  • Tatsumi Fujinami beats Ric Flair for NWA wrestling championship
  • UN Security Council panel decided to lift the food embargo on Iraq

Famous Birthdays

  • Antoine Griezmann, French football player (Atlético Madrid, French national team), born in Mâcon, France

Famous Deaths

  • Leo Fender, American inventor (Fender guitar), dies at 81