What Happened on June 15, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Disney's animated musical film "The Lion King" opens in theaters with $42 million
  • NY Giants cut quarterback Phil Simms

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ruth Bader Ginsburg sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Famous Deaths

  • David Lawson, executed in NC (wanted execution shown on Donahue)
  • Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer (Never on Sunday), dies at 68
  • Nadia Gray, actress (La Dolce Vita, Naked Summer), dies at 70