On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1994

Historical Events

  • Joao B "Nino" Vieira elected President of Guinee-Bissau

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Grenfell Williams, radio producer and broadcaster, dies at 60
  • Gordon Cullen, architect, dies at 80
  • Mark "Red" Mitchell, American actor (JFK, 8 Seconds, Want to Live), dies at 33

Person of interestPeter Cushing

Peter Cushing, actor (Star Wars, Dr Who), dies of cancer at 81


1994 Highlights

About August 11, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo