On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday

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
  • Atlanta Braves beat Cleveland Indians, 1-0 in Game 6 at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium to win their 3rd Baseball World Series; Braves starter Tom Glavine MVP
  • 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
  • Katsumasu Roy Sakioka, propery owner, dies at 96