What Happened on December 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 61st Heisman Trophy Award: Eddie George, Ohio State (RB)

Famous Deaths

  • Benny Lee, entertainer, dies at 84
  • Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan (aviator), dies
  • Hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic, dies at 75
  • Toni Cade Bambara, filmmaker, dies at 56
  • Vitali Viktorovich Savitsky, biologist/politician, dies at 40
  • Vivian Blaine, actress (Guys & Dolls), dies of heart failure at 74