On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1995

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Indians tie record of scoring 8 runs before making an out, they beat Twins 10-0
  • Kinshasa, Zaire under quarantine after an outbreak of Ebola virus

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea Motis, Spanish jazz singer and trumpeter (Emotional Dance), born in Barcelona, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Abha Gandhi, servant to Gandhi, dies at 68
  • Charles Montgomery Monteith, Irish publisher, dies at 74
  • Marshall Royal, American jazz alto saxophonist & clarinetist (Count Basie Orchestra), dies at 82
  • Percy Mansell, South African cricketer (355 runs in 13 Tests for South Africa), dies at 75
1995 Highlights

About May 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus