On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Portland Trail Blazers trade Clyde Drexler to the Houston Rockets, who end up winning the 1995 NBA Championship

NBA Swingman Clyde Drexler
NBA Swingman
Clyde Drexler
  • Wellington 2-498d & 4-475 beat Canterbury 496 & 2-476d

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress-comedienne Roseanne Barr (42) weds bodyguard Ben Thomas (28) at Caesars Tahoe, Nevada

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Burri, Italian physician/sculptor/painter, dies at 79
  • IsraĆ«l "Ischa" Meijer, Dutch journalist, critic and author (Een Dik Uur Ischa, Boezemvriend), dies of a myocardial infarction at 52
  • Michael V Gazzo, American playwright and actor (The Godfather Part II, Fear City), dies of complications from a stroke at 71
  • Michael Vincent Gazzo, American actor/playwright (The Godfather Part II), dies at 71
  • Nigel Finch, English TV director and film-maker, dies at 45
  • Patricia Highsmith, writer, dies at 74
  • Roger de Grey, British landscape painter and President of Royal Academy (1984-93), dies at 76
  • Siem Suurhoff, TV-director (Behind the News, Sonja), dies at 58
  • U Nu, 1st Prime Minister of Burma (1948-56, 1960-62), dies at 87