What Happened on April 8, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 148th Grand National: Jason Titley aboard Royal Athlete wins
  • BPAA US Open won by Dave Husted

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Oliver McCall beats Larry Holmes in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Allom, cricketer (14 Test wickets-NZ debut hat-trick), dies