What Happened on August 15, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

South African President Nelson Mandela receives Anne Frank Penning

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • Terrorist Carlos the Jackal, captured in Khartoum Sudan

Famous Deaths

  • Shepherd Mead, London England, dies of stroke at 80
  • Simon R Naoli, Tanzanian marathoner, dies in an accident at 28
  • Wout Wagtmans, cyclist (Rome-Naples-Rome 1957), dies at 64