On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 2001

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

German brothers Michael and Ralf Schumacher become first siblings to share front row of the grid in a Formula 1 World Championship event; qualify 1st and 2nd respectively for Brazilian GP in São Paulo

Formula 1 Driver Ralf Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
Ralf Schumacher

Famous Deaths

  • Clifford Shull, American physicist, Nobel laureate (b. 1915)
2001 Highlights

About March 31, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries