What Happened on June 6th, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 28th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson & Ray Stevens
  • 6.0 earthquake/avalanche destroys Toez Colombia (about 1000 killed)
  • Brian Lara scores 501 not out for Warwickshire vs Durham
  • CD-councillor H Selhorst arrested for hard-drugs trade
  • Cricketer Brian Lara hits record 501 not out/390 runs in 1 day
  • Tupolev-154M crashes at Xian China, 160 killed
  • Warwickshire score 4 for 810 declared against Durham

Famous Deaths

  • Barry Sullivan, actor (Great Gadsby), dies at 81
  • John Morey Downs, actor/dancer/singer, dies at 80
  • John Slot, mayor of Eethen/Hardenberg/Ede, dies
  • Mark McManus, actor (Ned Kelly), dies of pneumonia at 59
  • Peter Graves, English actor (Derby Day/Admirable Crichton), dies at 82
  • Willie Humphrey, jazz clarinetist, dies at 93