What Happened on March 23, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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75th Academy Awards: "Chicago," Adrien Brody & Nicole Kidman win

  • In Nasiriyah, Iraq, 11 soldiers of the 507th Maintenance Company as well as 18 U.S. Marines are killed during the first major conflict of Operation Iraqi Freedom

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Spiegl, Austrian-born journalist (b. 1926)