On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1995

Historical Events

  • British Senior Open Men's Golf, Royal Portrush GC: Brian Barnes of Scotland wins in a playoff with American Bob Murphy
  • Dominic Cork takes hat-trick in England Test Cricket win v WI
  • Lara completes 5th Test Cricket century, 145 at Old Trafford

Famous Deaths

  • Biggie Tembo [Rodwell Marasha], Zimbabwean musician (Bhundu Boys), takes his own life at 36
  • Charles James Dunn, japanese scholar, dies at 80
  • Harry Shorto, British philologist and linguist (A Dictionary of the Mon Inscriptions), dies at 75
1995 Highlights

About July 30, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo