On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1995

Historical Events

  • 40th Eurovision Song Contest: Secret Garden for Norway wins singing "Nocturne" in Dublin
  • 6.5 earthquake hits Greece
  • Chelsi Smith, 21, of USA, crowned 44th Miss Universe Shanna Lynn Moakler, (19-NY), replaces Chelsi Smith as Miss USA

Sports History

Team New Zealand beats Team Dennis Conner 5-0 to win the America's Cup for the first time

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Marley, Jamaican cricketer (WICBC pres 1971-74, Jamaican capt 1946), dies at 85
1995 Highlights

About May 13, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
  • UK #1 Song: Dreamer - Livin' Joy