On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Actor Larry Hagman receives a liver transplant
  • Indians' Jose Mesa sets record with his 38th consecutive save

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Eisenstaedt, German-American photojournalist (V-J Day in Times Square), dies at 96
  • Arthur Holt, politician, dies at 81
  • Dwayne Rudolph Goettel, musician, dies at 31
  • Gordon White, British business tycoon and co-founder of corporate raider Hanson Group, dies at 72
  • Hedda J. Garza, American writer and political activist, dies at 66
  • James Pilditch, designer, dies at 66
  • Johnny Carey, Irish professional footballer, dies at 76
  • Leslie Graves, American actress (Brenda-Capitol, Death Wish 2), dies of AIDS at 35