On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1995

Historical Events

  • Kumble takes 16-99 in match for Karnataka v Kerala

BeatificationPapal Visit

Pope John Paul II begins visit to Australia

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Deaths

  • Adolph F J Butenandt, German bio-chemist (Nobel 1939), dies at 91
  • Charles Baskerville, vocalist, dies at 54
  • Joseph Kagan, Lithuanian-British businessman, and inventor (Gannex raincoats), dies at 79
  • Ron Luciano, American baseball umpire in the American League (1969-79), dies at 57
1995 Highlights

About January 18, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn