On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday

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