What Happened on April 22, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 7,000 Tutsi's slaughtered by Hutu in the stadium at Kibuye, Rwanda
  • Borge Ousland reaches North pole
  • Ice skater Tonya Harding sues ex-husband Jeff Gillooly for $42,500
  • In Denmark the largest lollipop, weighing 3,011 pounds, made

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Michael Moorer beats Evander Holyfield in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

World Boxing Champion Michael Moorer
World Boxing Champion
Michael Moorer
Boxer Evander Holyfield
Boxer
Evander Holyfield
  • Schelto Patijn appointed Mayor of Amsterdam

Famous Deaths

  • D Nauta, theologist/church historian/lawyer, dies at 96
  • Denis Pitts, journalist, dies at 64
  • Jack Alexander Bently, trombonist, dies at 80

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Richard Nixon, 37th President (1969-75), dies of a stroke at 81

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon
  • Schmidt Hans Burkhardt, artist, dies at 89