What Happened on April 18, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Beauty & the Beast" opens at Palace Theater NYC
  • 98th Boston Marathon: Cosmas Ndeti of Kenya 1st man in 2:07:15 and Uta Pippig of Germany 1st woman in 2:21:45
  • Arsenio Hall announces he will end his show in May 1994
  • Brian Lara scores 375 for WI vs England to beat Sobers' record
  • Cricketer Brian Lara hits 375 runs on 1 day (world record)
  • Former President Nixon suffered a stroke & dies 4 days later
  • Lebanon drops relations with Iran
  • STS-59 (Endeavour) lands [approx]

Famous Birthdays

  • Moises Arias, American Actor

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Roseanne Barr Arnold files for divorce from Tom Arnold

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr

Famous Deaths

  • Ken Oosterbroek, South African press photographer, shot dead at 32