On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 2005

Historical Events

  • A major explosion at the Texas City Refinery kills 15 workers
  • The United States 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 2-1 decision, refuses to order the reinsertion of Terri Schiavo's feeding tube

Famous Deaths

  • David Kossoff, British actor and anti-drug campaigner (The Young Lovers, The Larkins), dies at 85
2005 Highlights

About March 23, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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