On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Blockbuster Entertainment Awards held at Pantages Theatre, Hollywood
  • Expos pitcher Pedro Martinez perfect game is broken up in 10th inning as San Diego's Bip Roberts leads off with a double, Mont wins 1-0

Famous Deaths

  • Alastair Webster Mackie, poet/teacher, dies at 69
  • Dilys Powell, film Critic, dies at 93
  • Estelle Brody, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything), dies at 94
  • Frank Waters, American writer, dies at 92
  • J. Presper Eckert, Jr., American engineer and co-inventor (1st electronic computer-ENIAC), dies at 76
  • Jean-Patrick Manchette, French thriller writer (3 to Kill, The Prone Gunman), dies at 52