What Happened on March 8, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • -26°F (-32.2°C) in Bismarck, North Dakota
  • -44°F (-42.2°C) in Chosedacharad, Komi-district, on 67°N
  • Costis Stephanopoulos becomes president of Greece
  • Dutch Liberal Party wins Provincial-National elections

Famous Deaths

  • Ingo Schwichtenberg, German drummer (b. 1965)
  • Ota Adler, Czech/British fur trader (Jewish Aid Fund), dies at 83
  • Paul George Vincent O'Shaughnessy Horgan, novelist, dies at 91