What Happened on October 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Bermuda begins using new area code 441
  • Gail Graham wins FieldCrest Cannon/Carolina LPGA Golf Classic
  • Indians set record of 30 game lead over 2nd place team
  • Mike Mussina tosses Balt's 5th consecutive shutout 4-0 win over Tigers
  • NY Yankees win 1st baseball wildcard ever
  • Rockies are 1st team to make postseason before 7th year in existence

Famous Deaths

  • Aditya Biria, industrialist, dies at 50
  • Margaret Gorman Cahill, 1st Miss America (1921), dies at 90
  • Rene Mable Neighbour Cloke, illustrator, dies at 90
  • Russ Karel, director, dies at 45