On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1994

Historical Events

  • 14" of snow in Southern California
  • Bomb attack on taxi stand in Johannesburg, 10 killed
  • Fishing boat with school children capsize at Lanaka Syria, 46 killed
  • King Azlan Shah of Malaysia resigns
  • Mexican businessman & billionaire Angel Losada kidnapped
  • Tsutomu Hata elected premier of Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Carvalho, British activist and mental health advocate, born in Cambridge, England

Famous Deaths

  • David Langton [Basil Muir Langton-Dodds], Scottish actor (The Avengers, Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship), dies of a heart attack at 82
  • George Gennimatas, Greek minister of National Economy, dies at 55
  • Talaat Yassin Hamman, militant Muslim leader, shot dead at 32
1994 Highlights

About April 25, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus