On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 2018

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Musical "Frozen" opens on Broadway based on the film, starring Patti Murin and Caissie Levy
  • The "Great Pacific Garbage Patch" between Hawaii and California has 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic and increasing rapidly according to new research

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Donald Trump imposes $60 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese imports

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Famous Deaths

  • Johan van Hulst, Dutch teacher who helped save 600 children from the Nazis, dies at 107
  • Morgana King, American jazz singer and actress (The Godfather, The Godfather Part II), dies of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at 87
  • Wayne Huizenga, American businessman, CEO (Waste Management, Blockbuster), and sports team owner (Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, Florida Marlins), dies of cancer at 80