On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1995

Historical Events

  • 20th Toronto International Film Festival: "Antonia's Line" directed by Marleen Gorris wins the People's Choice Award

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Greg Maddux of Braves sets record of 17 consecutive road victory

MLB Pitching Legend Greg Maddux
MLB Pitching Legend
Greg Maddux
  • Shawntel Smith (Okla), 24, crowned 69th Miss America 1996

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking (53) weds nurse Elaine Mason

Physicist Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Balfour, historian, dies at 86
  • Pierre Olaf [Trivier], French actor (Camelot, Don't Drink the Water, Kraft Music Hall), dies at 67
1995 Highlights

About September 16, 1995

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo