On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1995

Historical Events

  • "Kiss of the Spider Woman" closes at Broadhurst theater, NYC, after 906 performances
  • All NBA business apart from the Draft is suspended until a new collective bargaining agreement made with the players - no games lost
  • Kiersten Rickenbach, of NJ, crowned America's Junior Miss

Famous Weddings

  • Crown Prince of Greece and the oldest son of the deposed King Constantine of Greece, Pavlos (28) weds Robert W. Miller's daughter Marie-Chantal Miller (26) at London's Cathedral of Saint Sophia
  • Princess Stephanie of Monaco (30) weds her bodyguard Daniel Ducruet (31) in a civil ceremony in Monaco

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Mitchell, South African cricket opening batsman (42 Tests), dies at 86
  • Ronald Farrow, radio producer and priest, dies at 49
  • Wolfman Jack [Robert Weston Smith], American disc jockey (The Midnight Special), dies from a heart attack at 57
1995 Highlights

About July 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer