On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Infinity Radio agrees to voluntarily pay $1.7 million to US Treasury
  • New York reinstates the death penalty
  • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame opens in Cleveland Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Benay Venuta [Benvenuta Rose Crooke], American actress, singer and dancer (Annie Get Your Gun, Call Me Mister), dies of lung cancer at 84
  • Elizabeth Brown, minister healer and writer, dies at 32
  • Ernest Marke, Sierra Leonean seaman and club owner, dies at 93