On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 2005

Famous Deaths

  • Chris LeDoux, American country singer (Ridin' for a Fall), dies at 56
  • Glenn Davis, American College Football Hall of Fame halfback (Heisman Trophy 1946; National C'ship 1944, 45, 46; Army; NFL: LA Rams), dies of prostate cancer at 80
  • Istv├ín Nyers, Hungarian footballer, dies at 80
  • Jeanette Schmid, Austrian transsexual professional whistler, dies at 80
  • Kurt Lotz, German business executive and second postwar CEO of Volkswagen, dies at 92
2005 Highlights

About March 9, 2005

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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