What Happened on August 23, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Actor Larry Hagman receives a liver transplant
  • Indians' Jose Mesa sets record with his 38th consecutive save

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Eisenstaedt, photojournalist, dies at 96
  • Arthur Holt, politician, dies at 81
  • Dwayne Rudolph Goettel, musician, dies at 31
  • Gordon White, British business tycoon and co-founder of corporate raider Hanson Group, dies at 72
  • Hedda J Garza, writer/political activist, dies at 66
  • James Pilditch, designer, dies at 66
  • Johnny Carey, soccer star, dies at 76