What Happened on July 3rd, 1994

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

108th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Goran Ivanišević (7-6 7-6 6-0)

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
  • 15th U.S. Senior Golf Open: Simon Hobday
  • FIFA World Cup: Romania eliminates Argentina 3-2
  • Tammie Green wins Youngstown-Warren LPGA Golf Classic
  • The deadliest day in Texas traffic history, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Forty six people were killed in crashes.

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Natasha Richardson (31) weds actor Liam Neeson (42) at a private ceremony in New York


Famous Deaths

  • Felix Kelly, artist, dies at 80
  • Harry Ebbeling, PC-corrector, dies at 54

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Lewis Alan "Lew" Hoad, tennis star (Wimbledon 1953, 56), dies of a heart attack at 59

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Lew Hoad
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Lew Hoad
  • Pieter Hennipman, Dutch economist, dies at 85