On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1995

Historical Events

  • Dow Jones closes above 5,000 for 1st time
  • Israel grants jailed US spy Jonathan Pollard citizenship
  • New double Beatle CD released with new song "Free as a Bird"

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer, dies at 81
  • George Ivan Smith, diplomat, dies at 80
  • Noel Jones, British diplomat (b. 1940)
  • Peter Grant, English rock band manager (Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin), dies of a heart attack at 60
  • Smilin' Jim Eames, singer/songwriter, dies at 71
1995 Highlights

About November 21, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio