On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Congressional hearings begin on White Water
  • Explosion in lead/zinc mine in Guangxi China, 120+ killed
  • Noureddine Morceli runs world record 3000m (7:25.11)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Supreme Court refuses Howard Stern's non financial disclosure

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Freed, American character actor (Shane, Invaders From Mars), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Bhagwatpersad Ausan, commandant Suriname military police, dies at 38