What Happened on March 22, 2013

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 37 people are killed and 200 are injured in a refugee camp fire in Ban Mae, Thailand
  • American rock band My Chemical Romance announce their break-up

Famous Deaths

  • Derek Watkins, British trumpet player and composer (The Spy Who Loved Me, Skyfall), dies of cancer at 68
  • Pietro Mennea, Italian sprinter, dies from cancer at 60