On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1995

Historical Events

  • "Defending the Caveman" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 671 performances
  • "Moliere Comedies" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • 15th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Color of Night" wins
  • Mashonaland beat Mashonaland U-24 by 165 runs to win Logan Cup
  • Nabisco Dinah Shore Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Nanci Bowen wins her only major title, 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Susie Redman; her sole LPGA Tour victory

Sport awardPGA Players Championship

PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Lee Janzen wins by a stroke ahead of runner-up Bernhard Langer of Germany

Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion Bernhard Langer
Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion
Bernhard Langer
  • The Schengen Treaty goes into effect.

Famous Deaths

  • Eazy-E [Eric Lynn Wright], American rapper (N.W.A.), dies from AIDS-related illness at 30
  • Vladimir Maksimov, Russian writer and dissident, dies at 64
1995 Highlights

About March 26, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries