On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1995

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Indians break 1902 Pirates record for largest lead over 2nd-place team (KC) (27½ games)
  • Saleem Elahi scores century on ODI debut, Pakistan v Sri Lanka

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Trial for former NFL running back, broadcaster and actor O.J. Simpson sent to the jury

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • US space probe Ulyssus completes 2nd passage behind Sun

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Frederick Johnson, architect, dies at 84
  • George Chesterman Phillips, British naval officer, dies at 90
  • Karl Anton Martin Gerhard Gerd Bucerius, publisher, dies at 89
  • Madalyn Murray O'Hair, American atheist who opposed prayer in school, murdered at 76 along with her son Jon by David Waters
  • Seger Pillot Ellis, American jazz pianist and vocalist, dies at 91
  • Susan Maureen Fleetwood, actress (Krays, Clash of Titans), dies at 51