On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Busker Alley" premieres at St James Theatre, NY
  • "Sacrilege" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 21 performances
  • Spanish Broadcasting System buys NY radio station WPAT-FM for $83.5M

Famous Deaths

  • Alun Edward Islwyn Pask, rugby International, dies at 58
  • Alvaro Gomez Hurtado, VP of Columbia (1982-84), assassinated
  • Florence Greenberg, record company founder, dies at 82
  • Gilbert "Gil" Lamb, American actor (Hit Parade of 1947, Riding High), dies at 91
  • Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russian Orthodox Priest, dies at 68
  • Oliver Wendell Harrington, cartoonist, dies at 83
  • Sal Gliatto, American baseball player, dies at 93