On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Jackie Mason: Politically Incorrect" closes at Golden NYC at 347 performances
  • 49th Tony Awards: Love! Valour! Compassion! & Sunset Boulevard win
  • 8th Children's Miracle Network Telethon raises $1,331,000
  • New Zealand creates world record score for a Rugby Union international in thrashing Japan, 145-17 in the World Cup in Bloomfontein, RSA; Marc Ellis 6 tries, Simon Culhane 20 conversions

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Borneman, German sexual researcher, psychotherapist, musician and writer (Bang, You're Dead), dies at 80
  • Herta Ryder, literary agent, dies at 77
  • Paul WIlliams, climber, dies at 49
  • William J Law, sailor, dies at 84