What Happened on January 9, 1995

Historical Events

  • Ecuador & Peru involved in boundary fight
  • Worker accidentally cuts electrical wires at Newark Airport

Famous Birthdays

Nicola Peltz (28 years old)

American actress (Katara-The Last Airbender; Tessa Yeager-Transformers: Age of Extinction), born in Westchester County, New York

Born in 1995

Famous Deaths

  • Gisela Mauermeyer, German discus thrower (Olympic gold 1936), dies at 81
  • Peter Cook, English comic/actor (Peter n' Dud, Bedazzled), dies at 57
  • Souphanouvong, President of Laos (1975-87), dies at 85

About January 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: On Bended Knee - Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Cotton Eye Joe - Rednex