Historical Events In 1995
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Aug 14 Joseph Fattorini, businessman, dies at 82 in the year 1995.
Aug 15 Erbie Bowser, pianist, dies at 77 in the year 1995.
Aug 16 In the year 1995 john Cameron Swayze, news anchor (NBC), dies at 89
Aug 18 James Ackley Maxwell, actor/director (Traitors, Otley), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history danny Arnold, British TV producer, dies at 70
Aug 20 Hugo Pratt, graphic artist, dies at 68 in the year 1995.
Aug 21 Anatole Fistoulari, conductor, dies at 88 in the year 1995.
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 On this day in history alfred Eisenstaedt, photojournalist, dies at 96
Aug 23 Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt (Life magazine) dies at age 96 on this day in history.
Aug 24 Erich Geiringer, general Practitioner campaigner, dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1995 john Killan Houston Brunner, British sci-fi writer, dies at 60
Aug 26 David James Moore, educationalist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1995 agnes Patrick, campaigner, dies at 85
Aug 28 In the year 1995 chase Manhattan and Chemical Bank announce plans for a $10 billion merger to become the largest bank in the US.
Aug 29 On this day in history frank Perry, US dir (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65
Aug 30 Dame Pattie Maie Menzies, Australian, dies at 96 on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history beant Singh, PM of Punjab province of India, assassinated at 73
Sep 01 On this day in history elizabeth Brown, minister healer/writer, dies at 32
Sep 01 On this day in history opening ceremonies for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame take place in Cleveland, OH.
Sep 02 In the year 1995 vaclav Neummann, conductor, dies at 74
Sep 04 On this day in history chuck Greenberg, new age musician (Shadowfax), dies at 45
Sep 04 In the year 1995 the Fourth World Conference on Women opens in Beijing, China, with nearly 5,000 delegates from around the world in attendance. V
Sep 05 In the year 1995 france sets off an underground nuclear device in the South Pacific, ending a three-year moratorium on such tests.
Sep 05 Francis Showering, brewer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history buster Mathis, heavyweight boxer, dies at 52
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 In the year 1995 the Senate Ethics Committee recommends expulsion of US Senator Bob Packwood, accused of sexual misconduct.
Sep 07 Gordon DeMarco, writer/activist, dies at 51 in the year 1995.
Sep 07 In the year 1995 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 In the year 1995 ida Carroll, musician, dies at 89
Sep 10 On this day in history charles Denner, actor (Mado, Stella, Z, Landru), dies at 69