What Happened on March 23, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

After some initial hesitation, Emma Watson signs on to appear as Hermione in the final three Harry Potter films

Actress Emma Watson
Emma Watson
  • Burnley Tunnel catastrophe occurs in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Iranian Navy seize Royal Navy personnel in Iraqi waters.

Famous Deaths

  • Eric Medlen, American NHRA drag racer (b. 1973)
  • Paul J. Cohen, American mathematician, Fields Medal winner (b. 1934)