On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 2001

Historical Events

  • The world's largest oil rig, located off Brazil and operated by Petrobras, suffers three explosions

Famous Deaths

  • Ann Sothern, American actress (b. 1909)
2001 Highlights

About March 15, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces