Historical Events In 1995
Wednesday, 20 January 2021
Oct 24 Emile Jonassaint, president of Haiti (1994), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Oct 25 Bobby Riggs, tennis star, dies of prostate cancer at 77 on this day in history.
Oct 26 Agha Saadat Ali, cricketer (8 not out in 1 inn for Pak 1956), dies in the year 1995.
Oct 26 The CN commuter line between Montréal Central station and Deux Montagnes is reopened with modernized equipment. The new electric multiple unit trains, operating at 25 kv AC, replace aging equipment, some of it going back to the opening of the line in 1918 on this day in history.
Oct 27 Mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48 in the year 1995.
Oct 28 On this day in history allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79
Oct 30 Brian Easdale, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1995.
Oct 30 In the year 1995 quebec Separatists narrowly defeated ( 50.6 percent to 49.4) in a vote to remain within the federation of Canada
Oct 31 Alan Dudley Bush, composer pianist/teacher, dies at 94 in the year 1995.
Nov 01 On this day in history brian Joseph Lenihan, politician, dies at 64
Nov 01 On this day in history commuter service commences over CP Rail between Vancouver and Mission, BC.
Nov 02 Alun Edward Islwyn Pask, rugby International, dies at 58 in the year 1995.
Nov 03 In the year 1995 arthur George Bottomley, politician, dies at 88
Nov 03 In the year 1995 the new Toronto Raptors and Vancouver Grizzlies of the NBA each play thier first season opening game(both win)
Nov 04 On this day in history gilles Deleuze, philosopher, dies at 70
Nov 04 Israeli Prime Minister Assassinated on this day in history.
Nov 05 Laura Weber, TV Host, dies at 70 in the year 1995.
Nov 06 Norman Waterhouse Lees, jazz fan, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Nov 07 Jerry Daniels, singer/guitarist, dies at 79 in the year 1995.
Nov 08 On this day in history country Dan Dick Montana McLain, singer, dies at 40
Nov 09 On this day in history derick Frederick George Emmison, archivist/historian, dies at 88
Nov 10 In the year 1995 boty Goodwin, artist, dies at 29
Nov 11 Charles Scribner Jr, publisher, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Canadian Chris Hadfield flys on the space shuttle as mission specialist in the year 1995.
Nov 12 Curley Fox, fiddler, dies at 85 in the year 1995.
Nov 13 In the year 1995 ralph Hunsecker Blane, songwriter, dies at 81
Nov 14 On this day in history jack Finney, author (Body Snatchers), dies of pneumonia at 84
Nov 15 Eve Perrick, journalist, dies at 78 in the year 1995.
Nov 16 In the year 1995 gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist, dies at 70
Nov 18 Miron Grindea, literary editor, dies at 86 in the year 1995.
Nov 19 Bruce Trent, singer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1995 canadian National shares begin to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Nov 19 On this day in history the Baltimore Stallions , the first U.S. franchise in the Cd. Football League win the Grey Cup
Nov 20 Ahmed Abel-Wadoud Karadawi, academic/activist, dies at 50 in the year 1995.