What Happened on January 6, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • A chemical fire in an apartment complex in Manila, Philippines, leads to the discovery of plans for Project Bojinka, a mass-terrorist attack.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Atlanta Hawks' Lenny Wilkens becomes NBA's winningest coach (939)

NBA Point Guard and Coach Lenny Wilkens
NBA Point Guard and Coach
Lenny Wilkens

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Sutcliffe, judge (British Central Criminal Court), dies at 77
  • James Clay, saxophonist, dies at 59
  • Joe Slovo, Latvian/South African attorney/sect-gen (SACR), dies at 68
  • Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Dutch playwright/director (Pinter), dies at 81