What Happened on July 23, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Hamlet" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 121 performances

Sport awardGolf Major

124th British Golf Open: John Daly shoots a 282 at St Andrews Scotland

Golfer and Two-Time Major Champion John Daly
Golfer and Two-Time Major Champion
John Daly
  • 82nd Tour de France won by Miguel Indurain of Spain
  • Comet Hale-Bopp is discovered and becomes visible to the naked eye nearly a year later
  • Tracy Kerdyk wins LPGA JAL Big Apple Golf Classic

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52
  • Floyd McDaniel, blues singer/guitarist, dies at 80