On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1995

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

Famous Birthdays

  • Ksenia Sitnik, Belarusian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Edouard Dermithe, Italian actor (Orpheus, Thomas the Impostor), dies at 70
  • Eric Porter, British actor (Antony & Cleopatra, 39 Steps), dies of colon cancer at 67
  • Eric Richard Porter, actor (Crucible, Hennessy), dies at 67
  • Johnny Van Derrick, British jazz violinist (Pink Panther Theme), dies at 68
  • Perry Lederman, folk singer, dies at 52
1995 Highlights

About May 15, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus