On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1994

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Brave Kent Mercker no-hits Dodgers, 6-0

Sports History

Darryl Strawberry enters Betty Ford clinic

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry
  • Japanese Prime Minister Morihiro Hosokawa resigns
  • Smoking banned in Pentagon & all US military bases

Famous Deaths

  • Fran├žois Rozet, French Canadian actor (b. 1899)
  • Irene Eisinger, German-British singer, dies at 91
  • Walter Arnold, German theologist (World council of Churches), dies at 64
1994 Highlights

About April 8, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries