What Happened on March 8, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 39th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats South Carolina, 86-56
  • 45th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #4 North Carolina beats #1 Duke, 83-68

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Screen Actors Guild award Gloria Stuart (Old Rose in "Titanic") with their Founders Award

Actress Gloria Stuart
Actress
Gloria Stuart

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRay Nitschke

Ray Nitschke, American football player, dies of a heart attack at 61

NFL Legend Ray Nitschke
NFL Legend
Ray Nitschke