What Happened on September 12, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Belarus military shoots down a hydrogen balloon, killing its two American pilots.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

INXS' Michael Hutchence pleads guilty to punching a photographer

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Stokes, rock & roll writer, dies at 55
  • Jeremy Brett, [Peter Huggins], English actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 61
  • John Stuart-Jervis, balloonist, dies
  • Lawrence Bernard "Larry" Gales, bassist, dies at 59