What Happened on April 16, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Liliana Mumy, American actress

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Singer Harry Connick Jr (26) weds model Jill Goodare (30) at St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • John McLiam, Canadian-born American actor (In Cold Blood), dies of Parkinson's disease at 75
  • Ralph Waldo Ellison, American writer (Invisible Man), dies at 80
  • Ron Vawter, US actor (Roy Cohn, The Silence of the Lambs), dies at 45
  • Samuel "Sam" Selvon, Trinidad-born writer (The Lonley Londoners), dies at 70