What Happened on August 7, 1995

Famous Weddings

LL Cool J

American rapper LL Cool J (27) weds American high school sweetheart Simone Johnson (25)

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? 28 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Waterfalls - TLC
  • UK #1 Song: Never Forget - Take That