On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 2008

Historical Events

  • Aloha Airlines, a bankrupt airline, permanently ends passenger service

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Keightley, American college basketball equipment manager known as "Mr. Wildcat" (University of Kentucky, 1962-2008) dies at 81
  • Jules Dassin, American film director (The Naked City; Night And The City; Rififi), blacklisted during McCarthy era, dies at 96
  • William L. Dickinson, American politician (Rep-R-AL, 1965-93), dies at 82
2008 Highlights

About March 31, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries