What Happened on August 12, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st NFL game on Fox network (exhibition - SF vs Denver)
  • Members of the Major League Baseball Players Association strike
  • Panic in church of Brazzaville: 142 killed
  • Stephen G Breyer, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Famous Deaths

  • Gene Cherico, American jazz bassist, dies at 59
  • Manfred Salzgeber, German film distributor/publicist, dies at about 51