On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1995

Historical Events

  • -26°F (-32.2°C) in Bismarck, North Dakota
  • -44°F (-42.2°C) in Chosedacharad, Komi-district, on 67°N
  • Dutch Liberal Party wins Provincial-National elections

Famous Deaths

  • Ingo Schwichtenberg, German drummer, commits suicide at 29
  • Ota Adler, Czech-British fur trader and founder (Jewish Aid Trust), dies at 83
  • Paul Horgan, American novelist (Mountain Standard Time), dies at 91
1995 Highlights

About March 8, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces