What Happened on October 17, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel wins LPGA World Championships of Women's Golf

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel

Music concertMusic Concert

Billy Joel performs opening concert at Cleveland's Gund Arena

Pianist, songwriter, and composer Billy Joel
Pianist, songwriter, and composer
Billy Joel

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kapil Dev's final one-day international (v West Indies)

Cricketer Kapil Dev
Kapil Dev

Famous Deaths

  • Augustus John "Gus" Risman, rugby League Player, dies at 83
  • Bernard Caulfield, judge, dies at 80
  • Dmitri Cholodov, Russian journalist, murdered at 27
  • Joan Barbara Grigor, artist, dies at 50
  • Rik van Bentum, painter/art director of Paradiso, dies at 57