On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1995

Historical Events

  • Walt Disney announces the acquisition of Capital Cities/ABC for $19 billion; network of properties now consists of Disney, ABC Sports, ESPN and ESPN2

Famous Deaths

  • Genevieve Tobin Keighley, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini), dies at 83
1995 Highlights

About July 31, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo