What Happened on December 31, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st snowless December in Baltimore Maryland
  • Anti Apartheid Group of Netherlands (AABN) disbands
  • This date is skipped altogether in Kiribati as the Phoenix Islands and Line Islands change time zones from UTC-11 to UTC+13 and UTC-10 to UTC+14, respectively.

Famous Deaths

  • BAM "Bob" Schreiner, airline owner (S Aviation Group), dies at 79
  • Harri Webb, Welsh poet and nationalist, dies at 74
  • Leigh Bowery, designer, dies at 33
  • Leo Fuchs, Polish/US Yiddish actor (Story of Ruth), dies at 83
  • Thomas J Watson Jr, CEO (IBM), dies of a stroke at 79

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Woody Strode, African American football player and actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Scream), dies of lung cancer at 80

Actor and Sportsman Woody Strode
Actor and Sportsman
Woody Strode