What Happened on April 27th, 1994

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "An Inspector Calls" opens at Royale Theater NYC for 454 performances
  • 29.0°C in Genevad, Sweden (Swedish April high temperature record)
  • 7th longest NHL game: NJ Devils beat Buffalo Sabres (125 min 43 sec)

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Former US President Richard Nixon buried in Nixon Library in California

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon
  • Graeme Obree bicycles world record time (52,713 km)
  • Twins righty Scott Erickson no-hits Brewers 6-0

Famous Deaths

  • Jerome Lejeune, physiologist, dies at 69
  • John Preston, US writer (Gay House, Big Gay Book), dies at 48
  • Lynne Frederick Unger, actress (Trail of Pink Panther), dies at 39