On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 2015

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

Randy Travis

Country music star Randy Travis (55) weds longtime girlfriend Mary Davis in Texas


Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Bednarik, American Pro/College Football Hall of Fame center/linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles, 1949-62), dies of Alzheimer's disease and dementia at 89
  • Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter (Neighbours theme) and actress, dies at 74
2015 Highlights

About March 21, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries