What Happened on July 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Play's the Thing" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 75 performances

Sport awardTennis Open

109th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Boris Becker (67 62 64 62)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former South African President F. W. de Klerk is implicated of knowing and condoning a 'dirty tricks' campaign that was waged against the ANC between 1990 and the 1994 election in a bid to destabilise the organisation

South African President F. W. de Klerk
South African President
F. W. de Klerk
  • Kathryn Marshall wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
  • US international postage rates rise to 60 cents per ounce

Famous Birthdays

  • Georgie Henley, English actress

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Molicard, translator/Navigator, dies at 62
  • James Cameron Tudor, politician, dies at 66
  • John Eric Tieman, production Manager (Guardian), dies at 67
  • Julian Graham Theodore Hough, actor (Deathwatch, Shout), dies at 47
  • W Fenton Morley, preacher, dies at 83