November 1995 calendar

November 1995

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


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1995?


  • 01 Nov 1995 Tempest opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 71 performances
  • 02 Nov 1995 Busker Alley, premieres at St. James Theatre, New York
  • 03 Nov 1995 1st NBA game at Rose Garden, Port Trailblazers lose to Grizzlies 92-80
  • 04 Nov 1995 Indiscretions closes at Ethel Barrymore Theater NYC after 221 performances
  • 05 Nov 1995 1st NBA game at General Motors Place, Vancouver Grizzlies beat Minn Timberwolves 100-98 in OT
  • 06 Nov 1995 Art Modell officially announces Cleveland Browns are moving to Baltimore
  • 07 Nov 1995 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Pittsburgh PA on WXDX 105.9 FM
  • 08 Nov 1995 Police use a controversial pressure-point hold on demonstrators at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Auckland, New Zealand.
  • 09 Nov 1995 Danny Gans on Broadway opens at Neil Simon Theater, New York City
  • 10 Nov 1995 In Nigeria, playwright and environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, along with 8 others from the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People, are hanged by government forces.
  • 11 Nov 1995 In New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, the casino venture files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
  • 12 Nov 1995 26th NYC Marathon won by German Silva in 2:10:00
  • 13 Nov 1995 A truck-bomb explodes outside of a US-operated Saudi Arabian National Guard training center in Riyadh, killing five Americans and two Indians. A group called the Islamic Movement for Change claims responsibility.
  • 14 Nov 1995 A budget standoff between Democrats and Republicans in the Congress of the United States, forces the federal government to temporarily close national parks and museums, and run most government offices with skeleton staff.
  • 15 Nov 1995 Master Class opens at Golden Theater NYC for 601 performances
  • 16 Nov 1995 Attorney General Janet Reno announces she has Parkinson disease
  • 18 Nov 1995 Jacqueline Aguilera Marcano, 19, of Venezuela, crowned 45th Miss World
  • 19 Nov 1995 Beatle Anthology premieres on ABC-TV
  • 20 Nov 1995 Racing Demon opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • 21 Nov 1995 Dow Jones closes above 5,000 for 1st time
  • 22 Nov 1995 Rosemary West is sentenced to life for killing 10 women and girls, including her daughter and stepdaughter, after the jury returns a guilty verdict at Winchester Crown Court. The trial judge recommends that she should never be released from prison, making her only the second woman in British legal history to be subjected to a whole life tariff (the other was Myra Hindley).
  • 24 Nov 1995 Ireland votes to end 70-year-old ban on divorce (50.28% to 49.72%)
  • 25 Nov 1995 Patti LuPone on Broadway closes at Walter Kerr NYC after 46 performances
  • 26 Nov 1995 33rd Tennis Federation Cup: Spain beats USA in Valencia Spain (3-2)
  • 28 Nov 1995 James Brady, former White House Press Secretary, suffers a heart attack
  • 29 Nov 1995 Garden District closes at Circle in the Square Theater, New York City
  • 30 Nov 1995 Official end of Operation Desert Storm.
  • 06 Nov 1995 Cleveland Browns relocation controversy: Art Modell announces that he signed a deal that would relocate the Cleveland Browns to Baltimore.
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Music charts

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

  1. - Fantasyyoutube
  2. - Exhale (Shoop Shoop)youtube
  3. - One Sweet Day
  4. - Gangsta's Paradise
  5. - Runaway

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - I Believe / Up On The Roof
  2. - Earth Song
  3. - Gangsta's Paradise
  4. - Father And Son
  5. - Missing


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in November 1995?

The Children'S Book Of Virtues by Michael Hague

The Children'S Book Of Virtues


The perfect companion for William J. Bennett's bestseller, The Book of Virtues. The Children's Book of Virtues provides a storybook that parents and children can enjoy together.

Palimpsest by Gore Vidal



This memoir is a riotous mix of gossip, satire and historical apercus. It also contains trenchant observations. Vidal's captivating narrative weaves back-and-forth through time, giving a complete view of Vidal's life.

Puerto Vallarta Squeeze by Robert James Waller

Puerto Vallarta Squeeze


The Bridges of Madison County is a blockbuster that combines passion and adventure. It tells the story of a young American novelist who travels to Mexico with his lover.

The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans

The Christmas Box


An anniversary edition of the timeless Christmas classic that touched the hearts millions of readers: "The most popular holiday tale ever since Tiny Tim" (Newsweek).

Silent Night by Mary Higgins Clark

Silent Night


A young boy, while in New York, watches his mother steal her wallet. He then ventures into New York's subway system to find the woman.