On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1995

Historical Events

  • 61st Heisman Trophy Award: Eddie George, Ohio State (RB)

Famous Deaths

  • Benny Lee, entertainer, dies at 84
  • Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan, American aviator, dies at 88
  • Hugh Armstrong Clegg, English industrial relations academic, dies at 75
  • Toni Cade Bambara, filmmaker, dies at 56
  • Vitali Viktorovich Savitsky, biologist/politician, dies at 40
  • Vivian Blaine, American actress (Guys & Dolls, Skirts Ahoy), dies of heart failure at 74
1995 Highlights

About December 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius