On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1995

Historical Events

  • The official adoption of the name "Euro"

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Moss, American poker player (b. 1907)
  • Nina Verchinina, dancer choreographer/teacher, dies at 85
1995 Highlights

About December 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius