What Happened on March 21, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Ireland retains Six Nations Rugby Championship with 40-10 win over Scotland at Murrayfield; England needs 26 point win over France for title but can only beat Les Bleus, 55-35 at Twickenham

Famous Weddings

  • Country music singer Jason Aldean (38) weds former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr (27) in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Country music star Randy Travis (55) weds longtime girlfriend Mary Davis in Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Bednarik, Pro/College Football Halls of Fame center/linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles), dies of Alzheimer's disease and dementia at 89
  • Chuck Pednarik 'Concrete Charlie', American professional football player for the Philadelphia Eagles, dies at 89
  • Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter (Neighbours theme) and actress, dies at 74