What Happened on April 25, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

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