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1995 Historical Event(s)
- January 1, 1995 – The World Trade Organization goes into effect.
- January 31, 1995 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Pig in Chinese astrology.
- February 17, 1995 – The Cenepa War between Peru and Ecuador ends on a cease-fire brokered by the UN.
- March 31, 1995 – Selena, an American singer, was murdered by her friend and employee of her boutiques Yolanda Saldívar who was embezzling money from the establishments. The event was named “Black Friday” by Hispanics.
- June 29, 1995 – The Sampoong Department Store collapses in the Seocho-gu district of Seoul, South Korea, killing 501 and injuring 937.
- July 21, 1995 – Third Taiwan Strait Crisis: The People’s Liberation Army begins firing missiles into the waters north of Taiwan.
- July 27, 1995 – The Korean War Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
- October 27, 1995 – Former Prime Minister of Italy Bettino Craxi is convicted in absentia of corruption.
- November 6, 1995 – The Rova of Antananarivo, home of the sovereigns of Madagascar from the 16th to 19th centuries, is destroyed by fire.
- November 21, 1995 – The Dayton Peace Agreement is initialed at the Wright Patterson Air Force Base, near Dayton, Ohio, ending three and a half years of war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The agreement is formally ratified in Paris, on December 14 that same year.
Who Were Born On 1995?
- February 2, 1995 – Paul Digby, English footballer
- February 10, 1995 – Haruna Kawaguchi, Japanese model and actress
- February 13, 1995 – Ayame Koike, Japanese actress
- March 21, 1995 – Diggy Simmons, American rapper
- March 23, 1995 – Jan Lisiecki, Canadian pianist
- April 6, 1995 – Ryutaro Morimoto, Japanese actor and singer
- July 11, 1995 – Tyler Medeiros, Canadian singer
- September 27, 1995 – Lina Leandersson, Swedish actress
- October 6, 1995 – Jessica Lunsford, American kidnapping victim (d. 2005)
- December 26, 1995 – Zach Mills, American actor