What Happened on February 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Amtrak NY-Tampa run ends
  • Amy van Dikes swims woman's world record 50 m butterfly (26.73)
  • Andy & Grant Flower make 269 stand vs Pak, brotherly record
  • Belgium's TV channel VT4 goes on the air

Famous Deaths

  • George Abbot, director (Damn Yankees), dies at 107
  • John Smith, English chairman of Liverpool F.C. (1973-90), dies at 74
  • Michael Caesar, pope of pot, dies of liver cancer at 52