What Happened on July 18, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Bomb attack on Jewish center AMIA in Buenos Aires, 86 killed
  • Comet Shoemaker-Levy's largest collision with Jupiter leaves black spot 12,000 km across
  • Court upholds NBA salary cap and draft rights
  • Crayola announces introduction of scented crayons
  • Houston Astros tie NL comeback record, trailing 10-0, beat Cards 15-12
  • NY Jets sign USA soccer goalkeeper Tony Miola as a place kicker

Famous Birthdays

  • Ricardo Dela Corte, Italy, test tube baby born to oldest (62) mother

Famous Weddings

  • "The Cranberries" lead singer Dolores O'Riordan (22) weds Don Burton (32) in Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Gottfried Reinhardt, [Goldmann], German/US director, dies at 83