What Happened on September 7, 1995

Historical Events

Video Music Awards

12th MTV Video Music Awards: TLC, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, & Madonna win

  • Sen Bob Packwoord (R-Ore) resigns rather than face expulsion
  • STS 69 (Endeavour 9), launches into orbit
1995 History

Famous Deaths

  • Gordon DeMarco, American writer and activist, dies at 51

About September 7, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Gangsta's Paradise (From "Dangerous Minds") - Coolio Featuring L.V.
  • UK #1 Song: You Are Not Alone - Michael Jackson