Famous Deaths on April 6, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Cyprian Niayamira, president of Burundi (1993-94), assassinated
  • Cyprien Ntaryamira, 5th President of Burundi (1994), assassinated by missile strike on the plane he was travelling on over Kigali, Rwanda at 39
  • Dick Cary, jazz musician, dies at 77

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Juvénal Habyarimana, Rwandan General, Dictator and President of Rwanda (1973-94), assassinated by missile strike on his plane over Kigali, Rwanda at 57

Dictator and President of Rwanda Juvénal Habyarimana
Dictator and President of Rwanda
Juvénal Habyarimana
  • Patricia Louise Dalton, chair (Sherlock Holmes Society), dies at 75
  • Theo Bosch, humanist/architect (Amsterdam), dies at 54