What Happened on August 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15th Commonwealth Games close in Victoria, Canada
  • 1st Japanese gay pride parade
  • 22nd du Maurier Golf Classic: Martha Nause

Sport awardGolf Tournament

94th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Tiger Woods

Golfer Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods

Famous Deaths

  • David Wright, South African-British poet (Deafness: A Personal Account), dies of cancer at 74
  • Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian pater, murdered
  • Pieter de Cort, Belgian rock guitarist (Betty Goes Green), dies at 25