On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1995

Historical Events

  • "How To Succeed in Business..." opens at R Rodgers NYC for 548 performances
  • Dollar equals 88.41 yen (record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Lisiecki, Canadian classical pianist, born in Calgary, Alberta

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Barton, English singer (Smokie, Black Lace), dies in a bus crash at 41
  • Danny Apolinar, American composer & songwriter, dies at 61
  • Davie Cooper, Scottish football player, dies at 39
  • Irving Shulman, American author & screenwriter, dies at 81
  • Ripley L. Ingram, American singer, dies at 65
  • Robert Turner, winner of 1st All-American Soap Box Derby, dies at 72
  • Russell Reading Braddon, Australian author, dies at 74
1995 Highlights

About March 23, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries