What Happened on August 14, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Doc Gooden leaves Betty Ford Center
  • Liselotte Neumann wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open
  • Maggie Will wins Children's Medical Center LPGA Golf Classic

Sport awardGolf Major

PGA Championship, Southern Hills CC: Nick Price of Zimbabwe wins his 2nd PGA C'ship by 6 strokes from American Corey Pavin

Golfer Nick Price
Nick Price
  • Space telescope Hubble photographs Uranus with rings
  • Terrorist "Carlos" arrested in Khartoum, Sudan

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Childress, American playwright, actress and writer, dies at 77
  • Bill Cowley, creator (Lyke Wake Walk), dies at 78
  • Elias Canetti, Bulgarian-British author (Life-Terms, Nobel 1981), dies at 89
  • Joan Harrison, English producer/Alfred Hitchcock's sect, dies at 83
  • Patrick Meehan, Scottish petty criminal, wrongly convicted of murder, dies at 67
  • Tom Greenshields, sculptor, dies at 79