On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

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 Pianist

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Barton, English singer (Smokie, Black Lace), dies in a bus crash at 41
  • Daniel George "Danny" Apolinar, composer/songwriter, dies at 61
  • Davie Cooper, soccer star, dies at 39
  • Irving Shulman, American author and screenwriter, dies at 81
  • Ripley L. Ingram, singer, dies at 65
  • Robert Turner, winner of 1st All-American Soap Box Derby, dies at 72
  • Russell Reading Braddon, author, dies at 74