Historical Events In 1995
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
Aug 14 On this day in history joseph Fattorini, businessman, dies at 82
Aug 15 Erbie Bowser, pianist, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Aug 16 John Cameron Swayze, news anchor (NBC), dies at 89 in the year 1995.
Aug 18 In the year 1995 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 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 Alfred Eisenstaedt, photojournalist, dies at 96 in the year 1995.
Aug 23 On this day in history photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt (Life magazine) dies at age 96.
Aug 24 Erich Geiringer, general Practitioner campaigner, dies at 78 in the year 1995.
Aug 24 In the year 1995 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.)
Aug 25 John Killan Houston Brunner, British sci-fi writer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Aug 26 David James Moore, educationalist, dies at 62 in the year 1995.
Aug 28 Agnes Patrick, campaigner, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history chase Manhattan and Chemical Bank announce plans for a $10 billion merger to become the largest bank in the US.
Aug 29 Frank Perry, US dir (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65 in the year 1995.
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 in the year 1995.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 02 Vaclav Neummann, conductor, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Sep 04 Chuck Greenberg, new age musician (Shadowfax), dies at 45 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history francis Showering, brewer, dies at 83
Sep 06 Buster Mathis, heavyweight boxer, dies at 52 in the year 1995.
Sep 06 On this day in history 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 in the year 1995.
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 Ida Carroll, musician, dies at 89 in the year 1995.
Sep 10 Charles Denner, actor (Mado, Stella, Z, Landru), dies at 69 in the year 1995.