What Happened on May 23rd, 1994

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

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

Person-of-interestPerson 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)