What Happened on August 11, 1994

Historical Events

  • João Bernardo "Nino" Vieira, elected President of Guinea-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 when his car is struck by a train at 33

Peter Cushing (1913-1994)

English actor (Dracula, Star Wars, Dr Who), dies of cancer at 81

1994 Highlights

About August 11, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Stay (I Missed You) (From "Reality Bites") - Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
  • UK #1 Song: Love Is All Around - Wet Wet Wet