What Happened on April 4, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st game played at Jacobs Field, Indians beat Mariners 4-3 in 11 inn
  • 56th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Ark Razorbacks beats Duke 76-72
  • Cubs Karl "Tuffy" Rhodes, hit 3 HRs in 1993 hits 3 HRs on opening
  • Day vs Mets starter Dwight Gooden
  • KLM Saab 340B crashes at Schiphol, 3 killed

Event of interestEvent of Interest

LA Dodger Darryl Strawberry begins substance abuse treatment

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • Largest Opening Day crowd at Yankee Stadium, 56,706
  • Netscape Communications founded as Mosaic Communications
  • Tony Curtis undergoes heart-bypass surgery

Famous Birthdays

  • Risako Sugaya, Japanese singer

Famous Deaths

  • Olga Lowina, Dutch yodeler (Edelweisskapel), dies at 69
  • Virginia "Ginny" Simms, actress/singer (Kay Kyser Band), dies at 77