What Happened on July 4, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • FIFA World Cup: USA loses to Brazil 1-0 in 1994 World Cup quarter finals
  • Russian manned space craft TM-18 lands
  • Rwandese Patriotic Front occupies Kigali

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Berry, English artist and playwright, dies at 69
  • Joey Marella, American professional wrestling referee (b. 1964)
  • Juan Gil-Albert, Spanish poet and writer, dies at 90
  • Liesbeth Struppert, actress (Pipo the Clown, Anne Frank), dies at 55
  • Rupert Davies, English methodist scholar, dies at 84
  • Tawfik Ziad, Palestinian communist/Israeli MP/mayor of Nazareth, dies