On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1991

Historical Events

  • Iraq continues to explode oil fields in Kuwait

Famous Deaths

  • Greta Schoon, German poet, dies at 81

Person of interestCool Papa Bell

James "Cool Papa" Bell, American baseball center fielder in Negro league baseball, considered by many to have been one of the fastest men ever to play the game, dies at 87

Baseball player Cool Papa Bell
Baseball player
Cool Papa Bell

1991 Highlights

About March 7, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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