On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1995

Historical Events

  • Addison Vance, 18, of Hickory NC, crowned 7th Ms Venus Swimwear
  • Mario Tremblay, selected 22nd NHL coach of Montreal Canadians

Famous Birthdays

  • Doja Cat [Amala Dlamini], American rapper and singer-songwriter (Hot Pink), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Yulimar Rojas, Venezuelan athlete (Olympic gold triple jump 2020 WR 15.67m), born in Caracas, Venezuela

Famous Weddings

  • "Family Ties" actress Meredith Baxter (48) weds screenwriter Michael Blodgett (56) in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Jesús Blasco, Spanish comic book author (Cuto), dies at 75
  • Jose Ignacio Cabrujas, writer, dies at 58
  • Linda Goodman, American astrologer and poet, dies from complications of diabetes at 70
  • Maxene Andrews, American singer (Andrew Sisters-Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy), dies of heart attack at 79
  • Shannon Hoon, American vocalist (Blind Melon), dies of a drug overdose at 28
1995 Highlights

About October 21, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra