March 31 in History – What happened on 31 March in Past

31 March - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on March 31, the day number in a year is 90 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 91. March 31 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

March 31 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1596France's world-renowned philosopher mathematician and physicist René Decart was born.
1727The great physicist Isaac Newton died in London at the age of 84.
1736\ Bellevue Hospital was established in Alhamhouse, New York City, USA, which was the first public hospital in America.
1774Postal service started in India, first post office opened.
1814Anti-Napoleonic troops occupied Paris.
1842The Middleton Junction and Oldham Branch railway line was opened in Vernes, North West England.
1870For the first time in America, a black citizen voted.
1889The famous Paris Eiffel Tower officially opened.
1917The US bought the Danish West Indies for $ 25 million and named it Virgin Island.
1946Greece voted for the first time after World War II.
1959The Tibetan religious leader Dalai Lama reached the border of India after a 15-day trek from Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. India gave him political asylum.
1966Soviet Russia launched the first Chandrayaan Luna-10.
1972Indian cinema's famous actress Meena Kumari passed away.
1983The devastating earthquake in the Colombian city of Popayan killed 500 people.
1986All 167 passengers on board died after the crash of the Mexico 940 aircraft.
1990The country's constitution maker Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar was posthumously awarded the highest civilian award Bharat Ratna.
2008It was announced to give \ Vyas Samman \ to KK Birla Foundation 2007 for Krishna Sobti.

Famous Birthdays of March 31:

YearName / Profession / Country
1975Adam Green / Producer / United States of America
1977Garth Tander / Racing Car Driver / Australia
1942Michael Savage / Author / United States of America
1985Kory Sheets / Footballer / United States of America
1971Pavel Bure / Ice Hockey Player / Russia
1927Vladimir Ilyushin / Pilot / Russia
1971Ewan McGregor / Actor / Scotland
1950András Adorján / Author / Hungary
1915Albert Hourani / Author / United Kingdom
1964Mark Hoban / Politician / United Kingdom
1933Nichita Stănescu / Poet / Romania
1980Martin Albrechtsen / Footballer / Denmark
1963Paul Mercurio / Actor / Australia
1984Kaie Kand / Heptathlete / Estonia
1998Hristiyan Iliev / Footballer / Bulgaria
1965Steven T. Seagle / Author / United States of America
1965Tom Barrasso / Ice Hockey Player / United States of America
1938Patrick Bateson / Academic / United Kingdom
1942Hugh McCracken / Guitarist / United States of America
1730Étienne Bézout / Mathematician / France
1998Lucian Oprea / Footballer / Romania
1959Markus Hediger / Poet / Switzerland
1972Luca Gentili / Footballer / Italy
1947Augustin Banyaga / Academic / United States of America
1979Omri Afek / Footballer / Israel
1865Anandi Gopal Joshi / Physician / India
1621Andrew Marvell / Politician / United Kingdom
1777Charles Cagniard de la Tour / Engineer / France
1685Johann Sebastian Bach / Composer / Germany
1874Henri Marteau / Violinist / France

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