What Happened on March 9, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • IRA launch 1st of 3 mortar attacks on London's Heathrow Airport

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Bukowski, author/poet, dies of leukemia at 73
  • Eddie Creatchman, Canadian wrestler manager (b. 1928)
  • Fernando Rey, Spanish actor (The French Connection), dies of cancer at 76
  • John Harrison, South African correspondent (BBC), dies at 48
  • Lawrence E Spivak, journalist (Meet the Press), dies at 93
  • Louis Freeman, band leader, dies at 100
  • Maurice "Moe" Purtill, jazz drummer, dies at 77