What Happened on August 31, 1995

Famous Deaths

  • Beant Singh, Prime Minister of Punjab province of India, assassinated at 73
  • David Farrar, English actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse, Watusi), dies at 87
  • David Holloway, British literary editor (The Daily Telegraph), dies at 71
  • Horst Janssen, German graphic artist and printmaker, dies at 65
  • John Erik Jonsson, American businessman and Mayor of Dallas, dies at 93
1995 Highlights

About August 31, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Are Not Alone - Michael Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: Country House - Blur