Historical Events In 1994
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Feb 08 In the year 1994 ottawa slashes tobacco taxes to reduce rampant cigarette smuggling; and they say crime doesn't pay?
Feb 09 On this day in history arnold Smith, Brit 1st sec-gen of Commonwealth (1965-75), dies at 79
Feb 09 In the year 1994 israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Arafat
Feb 09 Israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Yasser Arafat on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1994 antonio Martin, Spanish cyclist, dies in cycling accident at 23
Feb 11 On this day in history 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 in the year 1994.
Feb 12 20th century premiere of 6 restored Haydn-sonatas in Boston on this day in history.
Feb 12 Donald Judd, US furniture maker/architect/artist, dies at 65 in the year 1994.
Feb 12 In the year 1994 edvard Munch's painting "The Cry" stolen (in Oslo)
Feb 12 Edward Munch's painting "The Scream" is stolen from the Norwegian National Gallery. It is later returned and promptly stolen again in the year 1994.
Feb 12 On this day in history model Anna Nicole Smith hospitalized for drug overdose
Feb 12 Rev. Victoria Matthews consecrated the first female Bishop in the Anglican Church of Canada in the year 1994.
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 in the year 1994.
Feb 13 On this day in history michael Francis Morris Lindsay, orientalist, dies at 84
Feb 13 Ship disaster near Ranong Thailand, kills 200 on this day in history.
Feb 14 Christopher Lasch, author (Culture of Narcissism), dies at 61 in the year 1994.
Feb 14 Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia (51) weds Deborah Koons in the year 1994.
Feb 15 US asks Aristide to adopt a peace plan from Haiti on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history 6.5 earthquake strikes SE Sumatra, kills 200
Feb 16 Over 200 people die as a powerful earthquake rocks the Indonesian island of Sumatra on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history premier Alfonso Bustamente ends government in Peru
Feb 18 In the year 1994 actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard (31)
Feb 19 Derek Jarman, actor/director (Tempest), dies of AIDS at 52 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history 3 Afghans take 70 Pakistani children hostage
Feb 20 In the year 1994 pope John Paul II demands juristic discrimination of homosexuals
Feb 21 Frederick Edward Nicklin, architect, dies at 68 in the year 1994.
Feb 22 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 on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history iraq begins flooding its southern marshes to destroy the Shia Muslims living there
Feb 22 On this day in history 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.
Feb 23 On this day in history stuart Berger, doctor (Immune Power Diet), dies from obesity at 40
Feb 24 On this day in history dinah Shore, singer (Chevrolet), dies of cancer at 76
Feb 25 On this day in history 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.