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
  • Former South Africa 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
  • 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