Bourbon at the Border dramaturgical research

VIII.  Odds and Ends

Events of September 1995
· September – DVD, an optical disc computer storage media format, is announced.
· September 4 – The Fourth World Conference on Women opens in Beijing with over 4,750 delegates from 181 countries in attendance.
· September 6 – With the jury absent, Los Angeles Police Department detective Mark Fuhrman invokes his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in the murder trial of O.J. Simpson.
· September 6 – NATO air strikes continue, after repeated attempts at a solution with the Serbs fail.
· September 6 – Cal Ripken Jr of the Baltimore Orioles breaks the all time consecutive games played record in MLB
· September 17 – The Weekly Standard, an influential American conservative magazine, makes its debut.
· September 22 – American millionaire Steve Forbes announces his candidacy for the 1996 Republican presidential nomination.
· September 23 – Argentine national Guillermo “Bill” Gaede is arrested in Phoenix, Arizona on charges of industrial espionage. His sales to Cuba, China, North Korea and Iran are believed to have involved Intel and AMD trade secrets worth USD$10-20 million.
· September 26 – The trial against former Italian Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti, accused of Mafia connections, begins.
· September 27-September 28 – Bob Denard’s mercenaries capture President Said Mohammed Djohor of the Comoros; the local army does not resist

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