On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 13th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: North Carolina beats Louisiana Tech, 60-59; Tar Heels first NCAA title on 3-point shot by Charlotte Smith as time expires
  • 1st roster of Silver Bullets (all-female pro baseball team) announced

Sport awardGolf Tournament

The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, GC at Desert Mountain: Ray Floyd wins first of 4 Champions Tour majors with birdie on first playoff hole against Dale Douglass

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth "Betty" Furness, American actress, journalist and consumer activist (Dangerous Corner, Studio 1), dies of stomach cancer at 78
  • Frank G Wells, US company director (Walt Disney Co.), dies in a helicopter crash at 62
  • Jerome Lejeune, French geneticist (Syndrome of Down), dies at 67
  • Pat Harper, NYC news anchor (WPIX, WNBC), dies