On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1994

Historical Events

  • Circus performers Marissa Young (24) & Matt Richardson (21) wed

Famous Birthdays

  • Liliana Mumy, American actress, born in San Marcos, California

Famous Weddings


LovePerson of Interest

Actor Dudley Moore (58) weds actress Nicole Rothschild; divorced in 1998

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore

LoveWedding of Interest

American singer and piano player Harry Connick, Jr. (26) weds American model Jill Goodacre (30) at St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana


Famous Deaths

  • John McLiam [Williams], Canadian actor (First Blood, Sleeper, Men From Shiloh), dies of Parkinson's disease at 76
  • Ralph Waldo Ellison, American writer (Invisible Man), dies at 80
  • Ron Vawter, American actor (Roy Cohn, The Silence of the Lambs), dies at 45
  • Samuel "Sam" Selvon, Trinidad-born writer (The Lonely Londoners), dies at 70
1994 Highlights

About April 16, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries