On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1995

Historical Events

  • 11th Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats England 16-8
  • 7th College Football Holy War: Notre Dame beats Boston College 20-10 in South Bend
  • Baseball World Series: Atlanta Braves beat Cleveland Indians, 1-0 in Game 6 at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium to win their 3rd title; MVP: Braves starter Tom Glavine
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Belmont Park; winners: Cigar, Desert Stormer, Inside Information, My Flag, Northern Spur, Ridgewood Pearl, Unbridled's Song

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79
  • Katsumasa Sakioka, Japanese-American property tycoon, dies at 96 [1]
1995 Highlights

About October 28, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio