On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Hiten Theatre, Osaka
  • 58th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: José María Olazábal wins the first of 2 Masters titles, 2 strokes ahead of Tom Lehman; 6th winner from Europe in the past 7 years

Famous Deaths

  • James L. Lyons, American jazz promoter (founder of the Monterey Jazz Festival), dies at 77
  • Sam B. Hall, American politician (b. 1924)
  • Victor Afanasiev, Rus editor-in-chief of Pravda (1976-89), dies at 71
1994 Highlights

About April 10, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries