What Happened on March 16, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 44th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Mississippi State, 64-57
  • 50th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #12 Duke beats NC State, 84-77
  • The largest coordinated worldwide vigil takes place, as part of the global protests against Iraq war.

Famous Deaths

  • Rachel Corrie, American political activist (b. 1979)
  • Ronald Ferguson, father of Sarah, Duchess of York (b. 1931)