February 1995 calendar

February 1995

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in February 1995.
The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on February 1995: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 1995?


  • 01 Feb 1995 Amtrak New York-Tampa run ends.
  • 02 Feb 1995 Moliere Comedies opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 56 performances
  • 03 Feb 1995 STS 63 (Discovery 19), launches into orbit
  • 04 Feb 1995 Sandra Volker swims female European record 50m backstroke (27.77)
  • 05 Feb 1995 NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 41-13.
  • 06 Feb 1995 Beachboy Brian Wilson weds Melinda Ledbetter.
  • 08 Feb 1995 6.4 earthquake at Trujillo, Colombia (46+ killed).
  • 09 Feb 1995 Heiress opens at Cort Theater NYC for 340 performances
  • 10 Feb 1995 Sun Cayun pole vaults female indoor world record (4.12m)
  • 11 Feb 1995 Space shuttle STS-63 (Discovery 19), lands
  • 12 Feb 1995 PRI loses / PAN wins Mexican regional elections
  • 13 Feb 1995 West Indies beats New Zealand by innings and 332, Courtney Walsh 13-55.
  • 14 Feb 1995 Roseanne weds bodyguard Ben Thomas
  • 15 Feb 1995 Dow-Jones closes at record 3986.17
  • 17 Feb 1995 11th Soap Opera Digest Awards
  • 18 Feb 1995 Angela Kennedy swims world record 100 metre butterfly.
  • 19 Feb 1995 1st broadcast of Woman of Independent Means on NBC-TV
  • 21 Feb 1995 RAF-pilot Jo Salter is 1st woman to fly in a tornado
  • 22 Feb 1995 Algiers police kill at least 99 prison rioters
  • 23 Feb 1995 Uncle Vanya opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • 24 Feb 1995 Dow-Jones hits record 4011.74
  • 25 Feb 1995 PBA National Championship Won by Scott Alexander.
  • 26 Feb 1995 London finance house of Barings collapse after losses in Singapore by trader Nick Leeson
  • 27 Feb 1995 In Denver, Colorado, the old Stapleton Airport closes; it is replaced by a new Denver International Airport, the largest airport in the United States.
  • 28 Feb 1995 Members of the group Patriot's Council are convicted in Minnesota of manufacturing ricin.

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Which were the top hits in February 1995?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Creepyoutube
  2. - Take A Bow
  3. - On Bended Kneeyoutube
  4. - Another Night
  5. - Candy Rain

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Think Twice
  2. - Set You Free
  3. - Don't Give Me Your Life
  4. - I've Got A Little Something For You
  5. - Love Can Build A Bridge


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Release year: 1995

Directed by: Mani Ratnam

Starring: Arvind Swamy, Manisha Koirala, Kitty, Master Harsha

Fresh Bait

Fresh Bait

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Bertrand Tavernier

Starring: Marie Gillain, Olivier Sitruk, Bruno Putzulu, Richard Berry

When Night Is Falling

When Night Is Falling

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Patricia Rozema

Starring: Pascale Bussières, Rachael Crawford, Henry Czerny, David Fox

Circle of Friends

Circle of Friends

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

Starring: Chris O'Donnell, Minnie Driver, Geraldine O'Rawe, Saffron Burrows

Billy Madison

Billy Madison

Release year: 1995

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Adam Sandler, Darren McGavin, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Bradley Whitford

Country: United States of America


Which were the most popular books released in February 1995?
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The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

The Bridges of Madison County


This is the legendary love story that became the best-selling hardcover novel and the main motion picture starring Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep. This is the story about Robert Kincaid, a photographer and free spirit who searches for Madison County's …

The Day After Tomorrow by Allan Folsom

The Day After Tomorrow


"A page-turning whopper." Entertainment Weekly. The novel that took the nation by storm now available in paperback. Allan Folsom has created a global conspiracy of apocalyptic dimensions. It interconnects three compelling and intricate stories that span five decades and two …

Insomnia by Stephen King



"A #1 national bestseller"--"A yarn so filled with suspense and romance, literary reference. fascinating miscellaneous knowledge. And heart that only Stephen King could write it." "Sleep is marvellous--that's, full of wonders." (Booklist).

Debt Of Honor by Tom Clancy

Debt Of Honor


Razio Yamata, one of Japan's most prominent industrialists, is part of a small group of authorities who have tremendous authority in the Pacific Rim’s economic powerhouse.

Acceptable Risk by Robin Cook

Acceptable Risk


Robin Cook has been at the forefront of medical controversy since his youth. Acceptable Risk is his take on one of today's most controversial issues: personality-altering medications