What Happened on March 5, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 21st People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Jodie Foster win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Roseanne win (TV)
  • Estonia Centrumlinkse Coalition party wins parliamentary election

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Graves of Tsar Nicholas II and family found in St Petersburg

  • Marc Velzeboer skates world record 3 km short track (5:00.26)

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphal-St Elsewhere), dies
  • Gregg Hansford, Australian motorcycle and touring car racer (b. 1952)
  • Lord Benson, British accountant, dies at 85
  • Marguerite Kelsey, Engl painter/sculptor model (Haunting), dies at 86
  • Peter John Norton, naval diplomat/artist, dies at 82
  • Vivian Stanshall, British musician (Magical Mystery Tour), dies at 51