On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1995

Historical Events

  • NATO launches Operation Deliberate Force against Bosnian Serb forces.

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Perry, American film director (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65
  • Harry Broadhurst, British Royal Air Force commander and flying ace of the Second World War, dies at 89
  • Jack Stoddart, designer/socialist, dies at 70
  • Thomas Strittmatter, German writer, dies at 33
1995 Highlights

About August 29, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo