What Happened on April 27, 1994

Day of the 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)

Event of interestEvent 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