On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 2006

Historical Events

  • Capitol Hill massacre: A gunman kills six people before taking his own life at a party in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood
  • Protesters demanding a re-election in Belarus following the rigged Belarusian presidential election, 2006 clash with riot police. Opposition leader Aleksander Kozulin is among several protesters arrested.

Famous Weddings

  • Cowboy Crush singer Darla Perlozzi weds musician Timmy Lee Patterson at Southern Belle Wedding Chapel in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • Olympic gold medal freestyle skier Jonny Moseley (30) weds Malia Rich in Telluride, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • (Alvis) "Buck" Owens, American "Bakersfield Sound" country singer-songwriter ("Under Your Spell Again"), bandleader (The Buckaroos - "Act Naturally"), and TV personality (Hee Haw), dies of an apparent heart attack at 76
  • Richard Fleischer, American film director (Doctor Dolittle), dies at 89
  • Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (b. 1944)
2006 Highlights

About March 25, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: So Sick - Ne-Yo
  • UK #1 Song: No Tomorrow - Orson