Historical Events in November 1994

  • 1st Muslim fundamentalists in Mostaganem Algeria murder 5 children
  • 2nd Benzine explosion in Dronka Egypt, 400+ killed
  • 3rd Dutch & British astronomers find spiral nebula Dwingeloo 1
  • 3rd Space shuttle STS-66 (Atlantis 13), launches
  • 3rd Susan Smith who claimed her two children were carjacked arrested for murder
  • 3rd Total solar eclipse in South America (4m23s)
  • 4th Soyuz TM-20 lands in Kazahkstan
  • 4th United Center in Chicago opens - Bulls beat Charlotte Hornets, 89-83
  • 4th San Francisco: First conference that focusses exclusively on the subject of the commercial potential of the World Wide Web.
  • 5th Space probe Ulyssus completes 1st passage behind the Sun
  • 5th Tony Rominger bicycles world record for distance covered in one hour for second time (55.291 km)
  • 5th Yak-40 accident in north of Peru, 8 killed
  • 5th Horse Racing Breeders' Cup Champs: Barathea, Cherokee Run, Concern, Flanders, One Dreamer, Tikkanen, Timber Country

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5th George Foreman (45) KOs Michael Moorer to win boxing HW championship

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman
World Boxing Champion Michael Moorer
World Boxing Champion
Michael Moorer
  • 6th 24th NYC Women's Marathon won by Tegla Loroupe in 2:27:37
  • 6th 25th NYC Marathon won by German Silva in 2:11:21
  • 6th Emomali Rachmonov recognized as president of Tadzjikistan
  • 6th Woo-Soon Ko wins LPGA Toray Japan Queens Golf Cup
  • 8th Cleveland Cavaliers 1st game at Gund Arena, lose to Hous Rockets, 100-98
  • 8th Haitian government of Smarck Michel forms
  • 9th Chandrika Kumaratunga chosen 1st female president of Sri Lanka
  • 9th The chemical element Darmstadtium is discovered.

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11th Bill Gates buys Leonardo da Vinci's "Codex" for $30,800,000

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates
Microsoft Founder
Bill Gates
  • 11th Progress M-25 launched to space station Mir
  • 13th Sweden agrees to join European Union

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13th 45th Formula One WDC: Michael Schumacher wins by one point

Formula 1 Racing Driver Michael Schumacher
Formula 1 Racing Driver
Michael Schumacher
  • 13th 44th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Dale Earnhardt wins
  • 14th 1st trains for public run in Channel Tunnel under English Channel
  • 14th Space shuttle STS-66 (Atlantis 13), lands
  • 15th "Glass Menagerie" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 57 performances
  • 15th 6.7-8.1 earthquake strikes Philippines, killing 45
  • 15th Helmut Kohl elected German chancellor (341-340 votes)
  • 15th Nepal Communist party Dutch Communist Party-UML wins election
  • 17th "Sunset Boulevard" opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 977 performances
  • 17th 3rd Germany government of Kohl forms
  • 17th Irish government of Reynolds resigns
  • 18th "Star Trek VII - Generations" premieres
  • 19th Aishwarya Rai, 21, of India, crowned 44th Miss World
  • 19th Sam's Town Bowling Invitational won by Tish Johnson for the third time
  • 19th 59th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 21-14 in Birmingham
  • 20th "Flying Karamzov Brothers..." opens at Helen Hayes NYC for 50 performances
  • 20th "Shadow Box" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 49 performances
  • 20th Kosmos 2294/2295/2296 launches
  • 20th The Angolan government and UNITA rebels sign the Lusaka Protocol in Zambia, ending 19 years of civil war (localized fighting resumed the next year).
  • 21st 1st-class cricket debut of Andrew Symonds (Queensland v NSW, SCG)
  • 25th Sony founder Akio Morita announces he will be stepping down as CEO of the company.
  • 27th 82nd CFL Grey Cup: British Columbia Lions defeat Balt Stallions, 26-23
  • 27th Fire in disco in Fuxin, North-China, 233 killed
  • 27th Julio Maria Sanguinetti elected president of Uruguay
  • 28th Norway votes against joining European Union

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28th In Portage, Wisconsin, convicted serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is clubbed to death by an inmate in the Columbia Correctional Institution gymnasium.

Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer
Serial Killer
Jeffrey Dahmer
  • 29th Seoul, Korea, celebrated the 600th anniversary of its founding
  • 30th Beatles' 1st album in 25 years, "Live at the BBC", is released in Britain
  • 30th Cruiser Achille Lauro destroyed by fire at Somalia, 4 die
  • 30th Man Mohan Adhikary sworn in as 1st communist premier of Nepal