On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 2006

Historical Events

  • Liquid water is discovered on Enceladus, the sixth largest moon of Saturn

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Brookes, English cricketer (one Test England v WI 1948, scored 10 & 7), dies at 90
  • Geir Ivars√ły, Norwegian programmer, co-founder of Opera Software ASA (b. 1957)
  • John Profumo, British cabinet minister (Profumo scandal), dies at 91
2006 Highlights

About March 9, 2006

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces