What Happened on December 10, 1995

Historical Events

  • 1st meeting of NBA expansion teams, Raptors beat Grizzlies 93-81
  • Australian cricket opening batsman Michael Slater scores career high 219 (15 x 4, 5 x 6) in innings and 36 run, 1st Test win v Sri Lanka in Perth
  • Muralitharan takes 2-224 in Australian innings of 5-617
  • Ricky Ponting makes 96 on Test Cricket debut (Aust v Sri Lanka, WACA)
  • Worst snowstorm in Buffalo history, 37.9" in 24 hours (Starting Dec 9 at 7 PM, breaks previous record of 25.3" in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Darren Robinson [Human Beatbox], American rapper and actor (Fat Boys-Jail House Rock), dies of a heart attack at 28
  • Gillian Rose, philosopher/writer, dies at 48
  • John Francis Boyd, journalist, dies at 85
  • Mary Madge Lascelles, literary critic/poet, dies at 95
  • Phillip Piratin, communist, dies at 88
1995 Highlights

About December 10, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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