On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1995

Famous Deaths

  • J. P. McCarthy, American radio personality (WJR Detroit), dies at 62
  • John Cameron Swayze, American newscaster (Timex, Hindenberg), dies at 89
  • Robert "Robby" Debarge, R&B Musician, dies at 36
1995 Highlights

About August 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo