December 9, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 5m meteor 1994 XM1 passes within 100,000 km of Earth
  • US Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders resigns after comments about masturbation

Deaths in History

  • Kim II Sung, President of North Korea (1945-94), dies at 82
  • Maureen Cox Starkey, ex-wife of Ringo, dies of Leukemia at 48
  • Max Bill, Swiss painter/sculptor/politician, dies at 85