On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1991

Historical Events

  • 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

Famous Deaths

  • 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
1991 Highlights

About March 22, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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