On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1995

Historical Events

  • India beats Sri Lanka to win the Asia Cricket Cup final in Sharjah

Famous Birthdays

  • Baker Mayfield, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2017, U of Oklahoma; 2018 NFL Draft #1 pick Cleveland Browns), born in Austin, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Coffey, Irish poet (Advent), dies at 89
  • Burl Ives, American folk singer (A Holly Jolly Christmas), and actor (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), dies from complications of mouth cancer at 85
  • Donald Keech, entrepreneur, dies at 74
  • James Daniel "Danny" Turner, saxophonist, dies at 75
  • Michael Scott Montague Fordham, English child psychiatrist and Jungian analyst, dies at 89
1995 Highlights

About April 14, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries