On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 2006

Historical Events

  • 27th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Syracuse beats Pittsburgh, 65-61

Historic Event

Michelle Bachelet is inaugurated as the first female president of Chile

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Farrar-Hockley, English army officer (NATO Commander) and military historian, dies at 81
  • Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1931)

Slobodan Milošević

Slobodan Milošević, President of Serbia (1991-97) and Yugoslavia (1997-2000), dies at 64


2006 Highlights

About March 11, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You're Beautiful - James Blunt
  • UK #1 Song: It's Chico Time - Chico