On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1995

Historical Events

  • Andres Galarraga is 4th to hit 30 HRs for Rockies in 1995
  • Padres Ken Caminiti switch hits HRs in 3rd of 4 games
  • The Washington Post and The New York Times publish the Unabomber's manifesto

Famous Deaths

  • Louis "Mr Bo" Collins, American blues singer, dies at 63

Orville Redenbacher

Orville Redenbacher, American popcorn magnate (Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popcorn), drowns in bathtub at 88

  • Rudolf Peierls, German-British physicist (atomic bomb), dies at 88
  • Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist, dies at 83
  • Yevgeni Nikolayevich Khludeyev, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 55
1995 Highlights

About September 19, 1995

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo