On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1995

Historical Events

  • Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Mossad agents assassinate Islamic Jihad leader Fathi Shikaki in his hotel in Malta.

Famous Deaths

  • Agha Saadat Ali, Pakistani cricketer (8 not out in 1 inn for Pak 1956), dies at 66
  • Bernhard Heiliger, German artist and sculptor, dies at 79
  • Georgia Neese Gray, 1st Woman Treasurer of USA, dies at 95
  • John Sangster, Australian jazz composer (The Hobbit Suite), dies at 66
1995 Highlights

About October 26, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio