What Happened on March 16, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The United Nations General Assembly votes overwhelmingly to establish the UN Human Rights Council.

Famous Weddings

  • Academy Award-winning actor Richard Dreyfuss (58) weds Svetlana Erokhin in Harrisonburg, Virginia
  • Actress Divya Palat weds former MTV India VJ Aditya Hitkari at a temple in Matunga, India

Famous Deaths

  • David Feintuch, American sci-fi author (b. 1944)