- Law enforcement officers raid fraternities at University of Virginaa, seizing drugs
- NY Daily News begins using motto "Forward with NY"
- Pamela Smart (HS teacher) found guilty in NH of manipulating her student-lover to kill her husband
- Dave Guard, American singer, songwriter and arranger (Kingston Trio - "Tom Dooley"), dies of cancer at 56
- Gloria Holden, actress (Dracula's Daughter, Test Pilot), dies at 73
- Léon Balcer, French Canadian politician (b. 1917)
- Paul Engle, American poet and writer (Worm Earth, American Song), dies at 82
About March 22, 1991
Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries
- #1 Song: One More Try - Timmy T.
- #1 Song: The Stonk - Hale & Pace & The Stonkers