On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • In a final round title decider, England beats Scotland, 24-12 at Twickenham to claim the Five Nations Rugby Championship, Grand Slam, Triple Crown and Calcutta Cup

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Jordan announces he is ending his 17 month NBA retirement

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • STS 67 (Endeavour 8) lands after 16½ days

Famous Weddings

  • Spanish princess Elena (31) weds Jaime de Marichalar y Saenez Tejada (31) at the Seville Cathedral in Seville, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Drain, American soul singer, dies at 65
  • Frederic Ramsey Jr, folklorist/author, dies at 80
  • Heinrich Sutermeister, Swiss composer (Raskolnikov), dies at 84