Historical Events In 1994
Friday, 30 September 2022
Feb 08 Ottawa slashes tobacco taxes to reduce rampant cigarette smuggling; and they say crime doesn't pay? in the year 1994.
Feb 09 Arnold Smith, Brit 1st sec-gen of Commonwealth (1965-75), dies at 79 in the year 1994.
Feb 09 Israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Arafat on this day in history.
Feb 09 Israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Yasser Arafat on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history antonio Martin, Spanish cyclist, dies in cycling accident at 23
Feb 11 In the year 1994 lu Parker, (South Carolina), crowned 43rd Miss USA
Feb 11 On this day in history space shuttle STS-60 (Discovery 18), lands
Feb 12 17th Olympics Winter games open in Lillehammer, Norway on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history 20th century premiere of 6 restored Haydn-sonatas in Boston
Feb 12 Donald Judd, US furniture maker/architect/artist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 12 Edvard Munch's painting "The Cry" stolen (in Oslo) in the year 1994.
Feb 12 Edward Munch's painting "The Scream" is stolen from the Norwegian National Gallery. It is later returned and promptly stolen again on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history model Anna Nicole Smith hospitalized for drug overdose
Feb 12 On this day in history rev. Victoria Matthews consecrated the first female Bishop in the Anglican Church of Canada
Feb 12 Sue Rodriguez takes her own life at age 43 with the help of an anonymous doctor, after a long fight with Lou Gehrig's Disease on this day in history.
Feb 13 Michael Francis Morris Lindsay, orientalist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history ship disaster near Ranong Thailand, kills 200
Feb 14 Christopher Lasch, author (Culture of Narcissism), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Feb 14 Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia (51) weds Deborah Koons in the year 1994.
Feb 15 On this day in history uS asks Aristide to adopt a peace plan from Haiti
Feb 16 6.5 earthquake strikes SE Sumatra, kills 200 in the year 1994.
Feb 16 In the year 1994 over 200 people die as a powerful earthquake rocks the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
Feb 16 In the year 1994 premier Alfonso Bustamente ends government in Peru
Feb 18 In the year 1994 actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard (31)
Feb 19 In the year 1994 derek Jarman, actor/director (Tempest), dies of AIDS at 52
Feb 20 3 Afghans take 70 Pakistani children hostage on this day in history.
Feb 20 Pope John Paul II demands juristic discrimination of homosexuals on this day in history.
Feb 21 Frederick Edward Nicklin, architect, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1994 health Canada project finds traces of cigarette smoke compounds in fetal hair; first biochemical proof that even offspring of non-smoking mothers are affected by passive smoke Ladies there is a reason to quit smoking
Feb 22 In the year 1994 iraq begins flooding its southern marshes to destroy the Shia Muslims living there
Feb 22 Paul Martin tables his first Budget as Finance Minister; wants to cut deficit from $45 to 39 billion; cuts tobacco taxes to curb smuggling; announces four military bases to close on this day in history.
Feb 23 Stuart Berger, doctor (Immune Power Diet), dies from obesity at 40 in the year 1994.
Feb 24 In the year 1994 dinah Shore, singer (Chevrolet), dies of cancer at 76
Feb 25 Baruch Goldstein shoots and kills 29 worshippers inside the Tomb of the Patriarchs in the West Bank. He is later beaten to death by survivors in the year 1994.