Historical Events In 1995
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 14 Joseph Fattorini, businessman, dies at 82 in the year 1995.
Aug 15 On this day in history erbie Bowser, pianist, dies at 77
Aug 16 In the year 1995 john Cameron Swayze, news anchor (NBC), dies at 89
Aug 18 On this day in history james Ackley Maxwell, actor/director (Traitors, Otley), dies at 66
Aug 19 On this day in history danny Arnold, British TV producer, dies at 70
Aug 20 Hugo Pratt, graphic artist, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history anatole Fistoulari, conductor, dies at 88
Aug 21 In the year 1995 nSW Police Royal Commission key witness Trevor Haken accuses 35 high ranking officers and others of corruption.
Aug 23 Alfred Eisenstaedt, photojournalist, dies at 96 on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1995 photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt (Life magazine) dies at age 96.
Aug 24 In the year 1995 erich Geiringer, general Practitioner campaigner, dies at 78
Aug 24 Microsoft holds a party for 2,000 industry dignitaries on its Redmond, WA campus, as it introduces the Windows 95 personal computer operating system to the world. (Our webmaster was one of those who attended the event, along with Bill Gates and Jay Leno.) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history john Killan Houston Brunner, British sci-fi writer, dies at 60
Aug 26 In the year 1995 david James Moore, educationalist, dies at 62
Aug 28 On this day in history agnes Patrick, campaigner, dies at 85
Aug 28 Chase Manhattan and Chemical Bank announce plans for a $10 billion merger to become the largest bank in the US on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1995 frank Perry, US dir (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65
Aug 30 Dame Pattie Maie Menzies, Australian, dies at 96 in the year 1995.
Aug 31 Beant Singh, PM of Punjab province of India, assassinated at 73 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Elizabeth Brown, minister healer/writer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Opening ceremonies for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame take place in Cleveland, OH in the year 1995.
Sep 02 Vaclav Neummann, conductor, dies at 74 in the year 1995.
Sep 04 In the year 1995 chuck Greenberg, new age musician (Shadowfax), dies at 45
Sep 04 On this day in history the Fourth World Conference on Women opens in Beijing, China, with nearly 5,000 delegates from around the world in attendance. V
Sep 05 France sets off an underground nuclear device in the South Pacific, ending a three-year moratorium on such tests in the year 1995.
Sep 05 Francis Showering, brewer, dies at 83 in the year 1995.
Sep 06 Buster Mathis, heavyweight boxer, dies at 52 in the year 1995.
Sep 06 In the year 1995 cal Ripken, Baltimore Orioles shortstop, breaks Lou Gehrig's record by playing in 2,131 consecutive games.
Sep 06 The Senate Ethics Committee recommends expulsion of US Senator Bob Packwood, accused of sexual misconduct on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1995 gordon DeMarco, writer/activist, dies at 51
Sep 07 On this day in history oregon Senator Bob Packwood announces his retirement, making it unnecessary for a full Senate vote to oust him for allegations of sexual misconduct.
Sep 08 Eileen Zhang Ailing Chang, writer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history ida Carroll, musician, dies at 89
Sep 10 Charles Denner, actor (Mado, Stella, Z, Landru), dies at 69 on this day in history.