On This Day

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 Richard Holloway, literary Editor, dies at 71
  • Hajime Miterai, industrialist, dies at 56
  • 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? 26 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo