What Happened on July 6, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Lottie Dod, 15, beats Blanch Bingley at Wimbledon
  • Venezuelan Congress approves the country's first investment law allowing for foreign participation in oil exploration and production

Famous Deaths

  • Aziz Nesin, Turkish writer, dies at 79
  • Helene Johnson, American Harlem Renaissance poet, dies at 87
  • Ivor Keys, musician/teacher, dies at 76