What Happened on December 6, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 6th Billboard Music Awards: TLC & Hootie & The Blowfish win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Jackson collapses while rehearsing for an HBO special

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Famous Birthdays

  • Joy Gruttmann, German singer

Famous Deaths

  • Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67
  • James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, journalist, dies at 86
  • John Trevor Key, photographer, dies at 48
  • Kathleen Harrison, actress (Fast Lady, Big Money), dies at 103
  • Leslie Wilkinson, journalist, dies at 97
  • [Schaff] Claire Polin, composer, dies at 69