On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 35th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Providence beats Creighton, 65-58
  • Ireland edges France, 22-20 at Stade de France, Saint-Denis to beat England on points difference and win Six Nations Rugby Championship; final international match for Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll with record 141 caps

Famous Weddings

  • "Today" show anchor Savannah Guthrie (42) weds public relations Michael Feldman (45) at the Ritz Carlton Dove Mountain Resort in Tucson, Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • Clarissa Dickson Wright, English celebrity chef (Two Fat Ladies), dies at 66
  • David Brenner, American stand-up comedian and TV talk show host (Nightlife) known as a pioneer of observational comedy, dies from cancer at 78