August 21, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • -23] Typhoon Fred ravages Chinese county Zhejiang, 700+ killed
  • Ernesto Zedillo wins Mexican presidential election
  • Royal Air Maroc ATR-42 crash down at Agadir, 44 killed
  • The last French troops pull out of Rwanda, ending their highly controversial mission there

Deaths in History

  • Danitra Vance, comedienne (SNL), dies of breast cancer at 35
  • Hein Fentener van Vlissingen, eccentric millionaire, dies at 73