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

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Harry Connick Jr (26) weds model Jill Goodare (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 Lonley Londoners), dies at 70
1994 Highlights

About April 16, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries