What Happened on March 26, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The Taiwanese government calls on 1 million Taiwanese to demonstrate in Taipei, in opposition to the Anti-Secession Law of the People's Republic of China. Around 200,000 to 300,000 attend the walk.

Famous Deaths

  • GĂ©rard Filion, Quebec businessman and journalist (b. 1909)
  • James Callaghan, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1912)
  • Marius Russo, American baseball player (b. 1914)
  • Paul Hester, Australian drummer (Split Enz and Crowded House) (b. 1959)