What Happened on October 3, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st first-class match at Hurstville Oval, Sydney (NSW vs Western Australia )
  • In a huge 3-way hockey trade, Claude Lemieux went to Colorado Avalanche, Steve Thomas to New Jersey Devils and Wendell Clark to the New York Islanders in a swap of high profile NHL forwards

MurderMurder of Interest

O.J. Simpson found not guilty of the murder of Nicole Simpson and Ron Goldman in Los Angeles, California

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Lacy Veach, American astronaut (STS 39, STS 52), dies at 51