Daily Almanac: March 31, 2022


RISE: 7:33 a.m.

SET: 8:11 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures

High: 44 °F

Low: 43 °F

Wacky Holiday Today

• National Crayon Day

• National Farm Workers Day

• World Tater Day

What Happened On This Day

• 1889 The Eiffel Tower is opened

• 1985 The first edition of WrestleMania is held in New York

• 1918 The United States switch to DST for the first time

Births On This Day

• 1948 Al Gore

American politician, 45th Vice President of the United States, Nobel Prize laureate

• 1927 Cesar Chavez

American activist

Deaths On This Day

• 1980 Jesse Owens

American sprinter

• 1621 Philip III of Spain