On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 2017

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Mudslides caused by heavy rains sweep through Mocoa, Colombia killing more than 200

Famous Deaths

  • Gilbert Baker, American gay activist, designed the rainbow flag, dies at 65
  • James Rosenquist, American pop artist, dies at 83
  • RubĂ©n Amaro, Sr., Mexican baseball player (Philadelphia Phillies), dies at 81