July 1995 calendar

July 1995

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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 July 1995: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1995?


  • 01 Jul 1995 Kiss of the Spider Woman closes at Broadhurst NYC after 906 performances
  • 02 Jul 1995 Rose Tattoo closes at Circle in the Square NYC after 80 performances
  • 04 Jul 1995 Birmingham Barracudas play 1st CFL game (vs. Winnipeg)
  • 05 Jul 1995 Columbia University beats Hartford College to be 1st US to win Henley Regatta
  • 06 Jul 1995 Lottie Dod, 15, beats Blanch Bingley at Wimbledon
  • 07 Jul 1995 Memphis Mad Dogs 1st CFL home game
  • 08 Jul 1995 102nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Graf beats Arantxa S Vicario (46 61 75)
  • 09 Jul 1995 109th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Pete Sampras beats B Becker (67 62 64 62)
  • 11 Jul 1995 66th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 3-2 at Ballpark at Arlington, Texas
  • 12 Jul 1995 The House Banking Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy hears from Harvey Stack (New York coin dealer), David Ganz (ANA President), and Alan Stahl (American Numismatic Society curator) on abuses in the commemorative coin programs. Stack suggests the US Mint strike a series of circulating commemorative coins honoring the first 13 states, followed by coins for the remaining states, similar to the Canada 125 program of 25-cent coins for each province.
  • 13 Jul 1995 Space shuttle STS-70 (Discovery 20), launches
  • 14 Jul 1995 LA Dodger Ramon Martinez no-hits the Florida Marlins 7-0
  • 15 Jul 1995 Birmingham Barracudas 1st CFL home game (vs. Hamilton)
  • 16 Jul 1995 Buttons on Broadway closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 40 performances
  • 17 Jul 1995 Forbes Magazine announces Bill Gates is the richest man in world
  • 18 Jul 1995 DC3 crashes at Antananarivo Madagaskar, 34 die
  • 21 Jul 1995 Brian Lara completes a pair for West Indians vs. Kent
  • 22 Jul 1995 Space shuttle STS-70 (Discovery 20), lands
  • 23 Jul 1995 Hamlet closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 121 performances
  • 25 Jul 1995 A gas bottle explodes in Saint Michel station of line B of the RER (Paris regional train network). Eight are killed and 80 wounded.
  • 27 Jul 1995 In Washington, DC, the Korean War Veterans Memorial is dedicated.
  • 29 Jul 1995 Carolina Panthers beat Jacksonville Jaguars in their 1st NFL exhibition game 20-14
  • 06 Jul 1995 In the Bosnian War, under the command of General Ratko Mladić, Serbia begins its attack on the Bosnian town of Srebrenica.
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Music charts

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

  1. - Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman?
  2. - Waterfallsyoutube
  3. - Don't Take It Personal
  4. - One More Chance-Stay With Me
  5. - Total Eclipse Of The Heart

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Boom Boom Boom
  2. - Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover
  3. - Shy Guy
  4. - Alright / Time
  5. - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in July 1995?

Rose Madder by Stephen King

Rose Madder


This #1 bestseller is about a woman who escapes from an abusive marriage. It's "one of Stephen King’s most gripping horror novels." Relentlessly paced and brilliantly orchestrated...fueled

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil


In the early morning hours of May 2, 1981, shots rang out from Savannah's grandest mansion. Is it murder? Or self-defense? The shooting and its aftermath were heard throughout the hauntingly beautiful city of shaded squares and moss-hung oaks for …

Sisters by Sharon J. Wohlmuth



Sisters, which sold more than 1,000,000 copies, changed the face and meaning of photo-essay books. They spoke volumes for anyone who has been blessed with the companionship and support of a female sibling.

The Death Of Common Sense by Philip K. Howard

The Death Of Common Sense


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "We need a new way to govern. The current system is broken. The law is supposed to provide a framework that allows people to make their own choices.

Debt of Honor by Tom Clanc

Debt of Honor


New World Order doesn't mean peace.