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On This Day

March 31

Crayon Day

1831 Montreal & Quebec are incorporated as cities

1872 The first issue of the Toronto Mail now know as the Global & Mail hits news stands

1889 Paris, France The opening of the Eiffel Tower

1909 RMS Titanic first construction date

1919 The first daylight saving time in North America

1972 The Campbell house hops on a the streetcar tracks at Adelaide Street & Frederick Street in a 6 hour journey to its new home on University & Queen.

1975 The antenna is added to the Toronto’s CN Tower by Olga Helicopter

1981 The first Golden Raspberry Can’t Stop the Music wins worst picture

1985 WrestleMania Hulk Hogan & MR.T team up to beat Rowdy Roddy Piper & Paul Mr. Wonderful Orndorff

1988 Heathers opens is theatres staring Christian Slater, Winona Ryder.

1989 Gang Starr releases the album Moment of Truth March

1993 Brandon Lee is killed during the shooting of a film.

1992 Kriss Kross release is the album Totally Krossed Out.

1995 Tank Girl opens in movie theaters starring Lori Petty, Ice-T, Malcolm McDowell & Naomi Watts

1996 In an Iron Man match Shawn Michaels win the WWF Championship over Bret Hart

1998 The first game in Tampa Bay Devil Rays franchise they play the Detroit Tigers

Happy Birthday

1685 Johann Sebastian Bach music composer

1878 Jack Johnson World Boxing Champion

1928 Gordie Howe NHL Hockey great 4 x Stanley Cup Champion

1929 Liz Claiborne fashion designer

1935 Herb Albert musician

1943 Christopher Walken actor Pulp Fiction

1948 Al Gore former Vice President of USA

1948 Rhea Perlman actress in Cheers, Frasier, Becker, Pearl & The Simpsons

1949 Gilles Gilbert former NHL goaltender

1955 Angus Young musician AC/DC

1965 Tom Barrasso NHL goaltender

1971 Pavel Bure NHL Hockey Player

1971 Ewan Mcgregor actor Star Wars, Transporting

1972 Evan Williams one of the founders of Twitter

1978 Vivian Schmitt porn star

1979 Tanya Tate porn star

1983 Ashleigh Ball actress musician in the band Hey Ocean

1993 Tiffany Ma Youtube star