On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Baseball season begins after lengthy strike
  • Coors Field, opens in Denver, Rockies beat Mets 11-9 in 14 innings

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Knox, Canadian actor and author (Gorky Park, 2 of a Kind), dies of bone cancer at 88
  • Hugh Morton, Baron Morton of Shuna, Scottish lawyer and judge, dies at 65