On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1995

Historical Events

  • Algiers police kill at least 99 prison rioters
  • Steve Fossett completes 1st air balloon over Pacific Ocean (9600 km)

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), commits suicide at 60
  • Elfi Althoff-Jacobi, Austrian circus director, dies at 80
  • Emmanuel Roblès, Algerian-French novelist and playwright (Lesson Hauteurs), dies at 80
  • Lembarek Boumaarafi, Algerian murderer of President Boudiaf, dies
1995 Highlights

About February 22, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces