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

1995 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Big Zuu [Zuhair Hassan], English rapper and TV personality (Big Eats), born in London, England
Born in 1995

Famous Deaths

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

About August 19, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Waterfalls - TLC
  • UK #1 Song: Never Forget - Take That