On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The US Justice Department releases an internal audit that found that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had acted illegally in its use of the USA Patriot Act to secretly obtain personal information about US citizens

Famous Weddings

  • Actor-director Prem (28) weds actress Rakshita (23) at Raja Rajeshwarinagar in Bangalore
  • Model and actress Erika Heynatz (30) weds finance broker Andrew Kingston at Whale Beach retreat

Famous Deaths

  • Brad Delp, American rock musician (lead singer of Boston and RTZ), commits suicide at 55
  • Glen Harmon, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1921)
  • Jeanne Hopkins Lucas, North Carolina politician (b. unknown)