On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Baseball awards a franchise to Tampa Bay Devil Rays
  • Mexican peso worth 7.55 pesos to a dollar (record)
  • President Konstantine Karamanlis (88) of Greece, resigns

Famous Deaths

  • Ian Ballantine, publisher, dies of heart attack at 79
  • Ruud van den Hende, Dutch sports reporter, dies at 63