What Happened on October 9, 1995

Famous Deaths

Alec Douglas-HomeAlec Douglas-Home (1903-1995)

British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1963-64), dies at 92

  • John Alfred Scali, American journalist and diplomat, dies at 77
  • Kukrit Pramoj, Thai politician (13th Prime Minister of Thailand) and scholar, dies at 84
  • Lord Home of Hirsel, cricket (Middlesex player later British PM), dies
  • Patric Walker, American-British astrologer, dies of food poisoning at 64
  • Phillip Oppenheimer, British diamond trader, dies at 83
1995 Highlights

About October 9, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Fantasy - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Fairground - Simply Red