On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1995

Historical Events

  • "Indiscretions" closes at Ethel Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 performances
  • 1st-class Cricket debut of Paul Adams, W Province v N Transvaal
  • KeyArena opens in Seattle, Supersonics beat the LA Lakers 103-89

Famous Deaths

  • Edward "Eddie" Egan, American actor (The French Connection, Joe Forrester), dies of cancer at 65
  • Gilles Deleuze, philosopher, dies at 70
  • Marti Caine [Lynne Stringer], British comedienne, singer and television host, dies of lymphatic cancer at 50
  • Paul Eddington, British actor (Devil Rides Out, Yes Minister), dies at 68

AssassinationYitzhak Rabin

Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister of Israel (1974-77 and 1992-95) and 1994 Nobel Peace Prize winner, assassinated by Jewish extremist Yigal Amir at 73

5th Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rabin
5th Prime Minister of Israel
Yitzhak Rabin

1995 Highlights

About November 4, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio