What Happened on May 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "On the Waterfront" opens at Atkinson Theater NYC for 8 performances
  • "Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident)" single released by John Michael Montgomery (Billboard Song of the Year 1995)
  • Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.
  • Montreal Canadiens lose 2-0 at Buffalo to miss Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in 25 years
  • Steve Waugh scores career best 200 including 231 partnership with brother Mark (126) for Aust v WI in 4th Test win in Kingston, Jamaica