What Happened on March 8, 1991

Historical Events

  • Planeloads of US troops arrive home from the Persian Gulf, Iraq hands over 40 foreign journalists & 2 American soldiers it captured
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Devon Werkheiser, American actor
Born in 1991

Famous Deaths

  • John Bellairs, American sci-fi author (Chessmen of Doom), dies of cardiovascular disease at 53

About March 8, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Someday - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Should I Stay or Should I Go - Clash