On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1995

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cal Ripken Jr breaks Gehrig's record, plays in 2,131 straight games

MLB Legend Cal Ripken Jr
MLB Legend
Cal Ripken Jr
  • Senate Ethics committee votes 6-0 to ask for expulsion of Bob Packwood

Famous Deaths

  • Buster Mathis, American heavyweight boxer, dies at 52
  • Italo Valenti, Italian sculptor, dies at 83
  • Joanne Gail Abbott, exec (MTV), dies at 36
1995 Highlights

About September 6, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 24 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo