On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1995

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

PGA Seniors' Championship Men’s Golf, PGA National GC: Raymond Floyd wins by 5 strokes from fellow Americans John Paul Cain, Larry Gilbert and Lee Trevino

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur English, British comedian and actor (Malachi's Cove, Are You Being Served?), dies of complications from emphysema at 75
  • Cheyenne Brando, daughter of Marlon, commits suicide
  • Cyril Enfield, film Director, dies at 80
  • Iqbal Masih, Pakistani child slave labourer, activist (b. 1982)
  • Stewart Myles MacPherson, Canadian-born British broadcaster, dies at 86
1995 Highlights

About April 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries