On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1995

Historical Events

  • After 5 days Shannon Faulkner quits as 1st woman at the Citadel
  • Bruce Seldon TKOs Joe Hipp in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

Sports History

Mike Tyson returns to the ring after serving 3 years in prison and DQs Peter McNeeley in 89 seconds

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson

Famous Deaths

  • Danny Arnold, British TV producer, dies at 70
  • Pierre Schaeffer, French electronics engineer and composer, dies at 85
1995 Highlights

About August 19, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo