What Happened on February 22, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Algiers police kill at least 99 prison rioters
  • Steve Fossett completes 1st air balloon over Pacific Ocean (9600 km)

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), commits suicide at 60
  • Elfi Althoff-Jacobi, Austrian circus director, dies at 80
  • Lembarek Boumaarafi, Algerian murderer of Pres Boudiaf, dies