What Happened on May 23, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Star Trek The Next Generation" finale airs this week in syndication
  • 270 pilgrims die in the bustle round Mina, Saudi-Arabia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

47th Cannes Film Festival: "Pulp Fiction" directed by Quentin Tarantino wins the Palme d'Or

Film Director & Screenwriter Quentin Tarantino
Film Director & Screenwriter
Quentin Tarantino
  • Roman Herzog elected President of Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Althoff, German circus director, dies at 82
  • Joe Pass, US jazz guitarist (The Trio), dies at 65
  • Ray Candy, American professional wrestler (b. 1951)