On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1995

Historical Events

  • 52nd Venice Film Festival: "Cyclo" directed by Anh Hung Tran wins Golden Lion
  • Cable News Network joins the internet
  • Tigers teammates Lou Whitaker & Alan Trammell play in 1,914 game together tying AL record

Famous Deaths

  • Dame Pattie Maie Menzies, Australian, dies at 96
  • Fischer S Black Jr, American financial Theorist, dies at 57
  • Sterling Morrison, American musician (Velvet Underground), dies at 53
  • Thomas Chalmers, British broadcaster, dies at 82
1995 Highlights

About August 30, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 25 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo