January 4, 1995 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Newt Gingrich (R) becomes speaker of the US House of Representatives

US Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich
US Speaker of the House
Newt Gingrich

Birthdays in History

  • Harry Skinner, English skiier

Deaths in History

  • Jonathan Zeitlyn, artist, dies at 43
  • Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar, dies at 82
  • Sol Tax, American anthropologist (b. 1907)