Historical Events In 1994
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Feb 08 On this day in history ottawa slashes tobacco taxes to reduce rampant cigarette smuggling; and they say crime doesn't pay?
Feb 09 Arnold Smith, Brit 1st sec-gen of Commonwealth (1965-75), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 09 Israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Arafat on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history israeli minister Shimon Perez signs accord with PLO's Yasser Arafat.
Feb 11 On this day in history antonio Martin, Spanish cyclist, dies in cycling accident at 23
Feb 11 Lu Parker, (South Carolina), crowned 43rd Miss USA on this day in history.
Feb 11 Space shuttle STS-60 (Discovery 18), lands in the year 1994.
Feb 12 On this day in history 17th Olympics Winter games open in Lillehammer, Norway
Feb 12 20th century premiere of 6 restored Haydn-sonatas in Boston in the year 1994.
Feb 12 On this day in history donald Judd, US furniture maker/architect/artist, dies at 65
Feb 12 Edvard Munch's painting "The Cry" stolen (in Oslo) on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1994 edward Munch's painting "The Scream" is stolen from the Norwegian National Gallery. It is later returned and promptly stolen again.
Feb 12 In the year 1994 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 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 in the year 1994.
Feb 14 In the year 1994 christopher Lasch, author (Culture of Narcissism), dies at 61
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard (31)
Feb 19 On this day in history derek Jarman, actor/director (Tempest), dies of AIDS at 52
Feb 20 In the year 1994 3 Afghans take 70 Pakistani children hostage
Feb 20 On this day in history pope John Paul II demands juristic discrimination of homosexuals
Feb 21 On this day in history frederick Edward Nicklin, architect, dies at 68
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 Iraq begins flooding its southern marshes to destroy the Shia Muslims living there in the year 1994.
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.