On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1995

Historical Events

Sports History

All Black Jonah Lomu scores the try of the Rugby World Cup, running over Mike Catt in New Zealand's 45-29 defeat of England

  • FIFA Women's World Cup Final, RĂ¥sunda Stadium, Stockholm, Sweden: Hege Riise & Marianne Pettersen score within 3 minutes of each other to give Norway a 2-0 win over Germany

Film & TV History

Memorial service for Elizabeth Montgomery is held at the Canon Theatre in Beverly Hills

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Shinnecock Hills GC: Corey Pavin wins his only major championship, 2 strokes ahead of runner-up Greg Norman of Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur John Howard, British actor (Frieda, Last Holiday, Paradiso, Glass Cage), dies at 85
  • Charles Martin, cartoonist, dies at 85
1995 Highlights

About June 18, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini