What Happened on November 5, 1995

Historical Events

Assassination Attempt

André Dallaire attempts to assassinate Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chrétien; he is thwarted when the PM's wife locks the door.

  • First NBA game at General Motors Place in Vancouver; Grizzlies beat Minnesota Timberwolves, 100-98 in OT
  • STS 73 (Columbia 18), lands
1995 History

Famous Deaths

  • Laura Weber, TV Host, dies at 70

About November 5, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: I Believe/Up On The Roof - Robson Green & Jerome Flynn