On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1995

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAlec Douglas-Home

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

British Prime Minister Alec Douglas-Home
British Prime Minister
Alec Douglas-Home
  • 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? 25 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra