On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1995

Historical Events

Sports History

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

Historic Event

Senate Ethics committee votes 6-0 to ask for expulsion of Bob Packwood


Famous Deaths

  • Buster Mathis, American boxer (World Super Heavyweight title 1972), dies from heart failure 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? 26 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo