On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1995

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Carolina Panthers lose their debut NFL game in overtime 23-20 to the Atlanta Falcons in front of 58,808 fans at the Georgia Dome
  • eBay (Electronic Bay) founded by Pierre Omidyar
  • In their NFL debut game the Jacksonville Jaguars fall to the Houston Oilers 10-3; 72,363 fans attend the Jacksonville Municipal Stadium
  • Soyuz TM-22, launched into orbit

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Brown, English snooker player, dies at 87
  • Alfred Earle Birney, poet, dies at 91
  • Donald Cuthbert Coleman, British economic historian, dies at 75
  • Mary Adshead, muralist/painter, dies at 91
  • Roye England, creator and founder President of the Pendon Museum of Miniature Landscape and Transport, dies at 88