What Happened on June 30th, 1995

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Exxon signs a $15.2-billion deal to develop oil and gas fields near Russia's Sakhalin Island

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Indians' Eddie Murray, is 20th to reach 3,000 hits

MLB First Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB First Baseman
Eddie Murray

Famous Deaths

  • Barney Simon, theatre director/writer, dies at 63
  • Gale Gordon, comedian (Our Miss Brooks, Here's Lucy), dies at 89
  • Georgi Timofeyevich Beregovoi, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 3), dies at 74
  • Phyllis Hyman, R&B/Jazz singer (Prime of My Life), suicides at 45
  • Sicco Mansholt, pres Commission of Europe (1972-1973), dies