On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 2016

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Wilmer, British actor (Sherlock Holmes, Octopussy, El Cid), dies of pneumonia at 96
  • Hans-Dietrich Genscher, German Minister of Foreign Affairs (FDP), worked to re-unify Germany, dies at 89

Imre Kertész

Imre Kertész, Hungarian writer (Nobel Laureate 2002) and concentration camp survivor, dies at 86

  • Ronnie Corbett, British comedian (The Two Ronnies), dies at 85
  • Zaha Hadid, British architect (London Aquatic Centre), dies at 65
2016 Highlights

About March 31, 2016

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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