Historical Events In 1994
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Nov 20 In the year 1994 john Lucarotti, scriptwriter, dies at 68
Nov 21 Manfred Longer, Austrian/Dutch gay disco owner, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Nov 23 In the year 1994 eldero L D Williams, tenor saxophonist, dies at 70
Nov 24 Ivo Perilli, Italian screenplay/director (Ragazzo), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Nov 25 Arthur Ballard, artist, dies at 79 in the year 1994.
Nov 25 In the year 1994 thanks to an ill-fated decision to acquire Columbia Pictures, electronics giant Sony Corp. floundered through the early 1990s, and the company's woes threatened to grow worse when founderAkio Morita announced his decision to step down as CEO.
Nov 26 Arturo Rivera Damas, archbishop of El Salvador (1980-94), dies at 71 in the year 1994.
Nov 27 Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist, dies at 70 in the year 1994.
Nov 29 Andrew Grove, CEO of Intel Corp., posted a message on an Internet chat group, apologizing for a bug in the recently-released Pentium chip. The problem, first on this day in history.
Nov 29 Muhammad Ali Araki, ayatollah of Iran, dies on this day in history.
Nov 30 Connie Conrad Henry Kirnon Kay, jazz Drummer, dies at 67 in the year 1994.
Dec 01 On this day in history hugh Chilvers, cricketer (151 wickets leg-spin for NSW 1928-37), dies
Dec 01 On this day in history the Société des chemins de fer du Québec commences operation over the former CN line from Limoilou to Clermont, Québec.
Dec 02 Donald John Urquhart, librarian, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Dec 03 AIDS activist Elizabeth Glaser, infected with HIV from a blood transfusion, dies in Santa Monica, CA, at age 47 in the year 1994.
Dec 03 On this day in history dolf Verspoor, literary/translator (M Nijhoff prize 1958), dies at 77
Dec 04 Geoffery Rudolph Elton, historiographer, dies at 73 in the year 1994.
Dec 05 On this day in history harry Horner, Czech/US set designer/director (Our Town), dies at 84
Dec 06 AJ Bronkhorst, vicar/theologist (Reform The Netherlands), dies at 80 in the year 1994.
Dec 06 On this day in history apple filed a lawsuit against a San Francisco software firm called Canyon Co., alleging the company had stolen thousands of lines of code from Apple's QuickTime for Windows.
Dec 07 In the year 1994 elga Andersen, German/French model/actress (Global Affair), dies at 58
Dec 08 Antonio Carlos Jobim, Brazil composer (Girl From Ipanema), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history garnet Silk, Jamaican raggae-singer, dies at 28
Dec 10 Garnett Silk, vocalist, dies at 28 on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history stanislaw Maczek, Polish/British general-major (WW II), dies at 102
Dec 12 Antoine Pinay, French PM (1952)/foreign minister, dies at 102 on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history mary Ann McCall, singer, dies at 75
Dec 15 Diane Modahl banned from Athletics for Drug Use, in the UK in the year 1994.
Dec 15 In the year 1994 hans de Jong, musician/conductor (Amsterdams Vrouwenkoor), dies at 86
Dec 16 On this day in history mary Durack, poet, dies at 81
Dec 17 Jan Wiegel, director/producer (Uninhabitable Country), dies at 64 in the year 1994.
Dec 17 On this day in history north Korea shoots down a US Army helicopter when it strays north of the demilitarized zone.dec18
Dec 18 In the year 1994 heinz Bernard Lowenstein, actor/director, dies at 71
Dec 19 Great Britain's prestigious Rolls-Royce, a luxury automobile maker, announced that its future cars would feature 12-cylinder motors manufactured by Germany's BMW in the year 1994.