What Happened on December 2, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 17th ACE Cable Awards: TLC wins the Golden CableACE for "KnowTV: Changing What, Why and How You Watch"
  • 4th SEC Championship Game: #2 Florida beats #23 Arkansas, 34-3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

After being left in the game to allow nine goals, Patrick Roy declares "It's my last game in Montreal", and is traded four days later

NHL Goalie and Coach Patrick Roy
NHL Goalie and Coach
Patrick Roy

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Joseph Quinn, academic, dies at 90
  • Robertson Davies, Canadian novelist essayist/dramatist, dies at 82
  • Roxie Roker, actress (Helen Willis-Jeffersons), dies at 66
  • Roxie Roker, Bahamian-American actress (The Jeffersons- Helen Willis), dies of breast cancer at 66
  • Stanley Devon, photographer, dies at 88