What Happened on January 7, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • South Africa beat Australia in the Sydney Test by 5 runs
  • United Express commuter plane crashes in Ohio, killing 5
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Tonya Harding

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Pratt, jazz Trombone/Piano Player, dies at 67
  • Lewis Boddington, aerospace Engineer, dies at 85
  • Lynn Blessing, vibes Player, dies at 65
  • Phoumi Vongvichit, President of Laos (1986-91), dies
  • Vittorio Mezzogiorno, actor (Cafe Express), dies of heart failure 52