On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1995

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox third baseman Robin Ventura hits grand slams in consecutive innings, the 4th and 5th, of a 14-3 rout of the Texas Rangers

Television Debut

Cult TV series "Xena: Warrior Princess" starring Lucy Lawless and Renee O'Connor debuts in the US

Actress & Singer Lucy Lawless
Actress & Singer
Lucy Lawless
Actor Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith


Jerry Lewis' 30th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $47,800,000

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
  • The Fourth World Conference on Women opens in Beijing with over 4,750 delegates from 181 countries in attendance.

Famous Deaths

  • Chuck Greenberg, new age musician (Shadowfax), dies at 45
  • Edmond Jouhaud, French general, dies at 90
  • John Megna, actor (To Kill a Mocking Bird), dies at 42
  • William Moses Kunstler, UCLA attorney (Chicago 7), dies at 78
1995 Highlights

About September 4, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labor Day (United States), Labour Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo