On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1995

Historical Events

  • London finance house Barings collapses after huge losses in Singapore by rogue trader Nick Leeson

Famous Deaths

  • Frank O’Keefe, American southern rock bassist (The Outlaws, 1968-76), dies of pain medication overdose at 44
  • Willie Johnson, American electric blues guitarist (Howlin' Wolf's "How Many More Years"), dies at 71
1995 Highlights

About February 26, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces

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