What Happened on January 7, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Christmas Carol" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 18 performances
  • "Passion" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 280 performances

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor-comedian Martin Lawrence (29) weds former Miss Virginia USA Patricia Southall (24) at Norfolk Waterside Marriott in Virginia

Comedian Martin Lawrence
Martin Lawrence

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Leavins, violinist, dies at 77
  • Harry Golombek, chess Grandmaster, dies at 83
  • Larry Grayson, British entertainer (Generation Game), dies at 65 or 71
  • Murray Rothbard, American economist (b. 1926)
  • Viktor Vorobyov, Russian general-major, dies in battle
  • William Larry White Grayson, comedian, dies at 71