What Happened on August 20, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "The Play's the Thing" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 75 performances
  • Indians' Jose Mesa sets record with his 37th consecutive save
  • Kerrie Webb wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

Famous Deaths

  • Hugo Pratt, graphic artist, dies at 68
  • John E Gilmore, tenor Saxophonist, dies at 63
  • Paul Foster, American singer (Soul Stirrers), dies at 75
  • Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist, dies at 64
  • Von McDaniel, baseball player, dies at 56
  • William Kennedy, baseball player, dies at 76