What Happened on May 15, 1995

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

Famous Birthdays

  • Ksenia Sitnik, Belarusian pop singer, born in Mazyr, Belarus
Born in 1995

Famous Deaths

  • Edouard Dermithe, Italian actor (Orpheus; Thomas the Impostor), dies at 70
  • Eric Porter, British stage and BAFTA Award-winning screen actor (The Royal Shakespeare Company; The Forsyte Saga; Antony & Cleopatra, The Thirty Nine Steps), dies of colon cancer at 67
  • Johnny Van Derrick, British jazz violinist (Pink Panther Theme), dies at 68
  • Perry Lederman, American folk and blues singer and guitarist, dies at 52
1995 Highlights

About May 15, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years and 18 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: Unchained Melody/(There'll Be Bluebirds Over) White Cliffs Of Dover - Robson Green & Jerome Flynn