January 8, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Rintje Ritsma skates world record 1500m (1:51.60)
  • Russian manned space craft TM-18, launches into orbit
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Davis

Deaths in History

  • Lady Caithness, wife of British undersecretary, commits suicide
  • Sri Chandrashekhara Saraswathi, guru of Kanchi, dies at 99