On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1995

Historical Events

Music History

Revival of William Shakespeare's "Tempest" opens at Broadhurst Theater, NYC; runs for 71 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Alun Pask, Welsh rugby union flanker (26 caps; British Lions 8 caps; Abertillery), dies at 58
  • Brian Lenihan, snr, Irish politician and minister, dies at 64
  • Desmond Shawe-Taylor, British critic and writer (co-author of The Record Guide), dies at 88
  • James Ralph Darling, teacher, dies at 96
  • Lex Hixon, religious teacher/author, dies at 53
1995 Highlights

About November 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio