On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1995

Famous Weddings

LL Cool J

Rapper LL Cool J (27) weds Simone Johnson

Famous Deaths

  • Brigid Brophy, British novelist (Hackenfeller's Ape) and campaigner, dies at 66
  • Tom Scott, Scottish poet (Sea Dirge: A Mither's Keenin), dies at 77
1995 Highlights

About August 7, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Civic Holiday (Canada), Summer Bank Holiday (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo