On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 2010

Historical Events

  • NASA's rover 'Spirit' gets caught in a sand trap on Mars and ceases communications with Earth [1]

Famous Deaths

  • James Black, Scottish pharmacologist, developer of treatments for heart disease (propranolol) and stomach ulcers (cimetidine) (Nobel Prize for Medicine, 1988), dies at 85
  • James W. Black, Scottish Nobel Prize-winning doctor and medical research scientist (b. 1924)
2010 Highlights

About March 22, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

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