On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 9th Soul Train Music Awards: Boyz II Men, Anita Baker win
  • Anti-fascist Kazakhstan anti-parliament forms
  • Hungarian Forint devalued 9%
  • Istanbul police shoot dead 16 Alawitische demonstrators

Famous Deaths

  • Abdul Ali Mazari, Afghan Shiite leader, shot to death
  • John Silverlight, journalist, dies at 75
  • Leo Kaplan, lawyer (ASCAP), dies at 89
  • Leon Day, American baseball pitcher (Negro Leagues), dies of heart failure at 78
  • Lorraine Macleod, dancer (Girls Just Want to Have Fun), dies at 65
  • Odette Hallowes, British classified agent in France (WWII), dies at 82
  • P C J van Lierde, Dutch vicar-gen of Vatican (1951-91), dies at 87