What Happened on March 13, 2005

Historical Events

  • 46th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Florida beats Kentucky, 70-53
  • 52nd ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: #3 Duke beats Georgia Tech, 69-64

Film & TV History

Bob Iger is named CEO of Walt Disney International, succeeding Michael Eisner

  • Terry Ratzmann shoots and kills six members of the Living Church of God and the minister at Sheraton Inn in Brookfield, Wisconsin before killing himself.

Famous Deaths

  • Jason Evers, American actor (Wrangler, Channing), dies of heart failure at 83
  • Lyn Collins [Gloria Lavern Collins], American soul singer (Think About It), dies from cardiac arrhythmia at 56
2005 Highlights

About March 13, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Candy Shop - 50 Cent Featuring Olivia
  • UK #1 Song: All About You/You've Got A Friend - Mcfly