On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1991

Historical Events

  • 27 lost at sea when 2 US Navy anti-submarine planes collide
  • Largest wrestling crowd in Japan (64,500) at Tokyo Dome
  • Quebec Nordiques goaltender Ron Tugnutt sets NHL modern-day record for most saves in a regular season non-loss game (70 of 73 shots in 3-3 tie with the Boston Bruins

Pro Wrestling

Tatsumi Fujinami beats Ric Flair for NWA wrestling championship

Professional Wrestler Ric Flair
Professional Wrestler
Ric Flair
  • 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, and electric guitar designer (Telecaster; Stratocaster; Precision Bass), dies from Parkinson's disease complications at 81
1991 Highlights

About March 21, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries