On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1994

Historical Events

  • Israel & PLO initialed accord giving autonomy to Palestinians in West Bank in education, health, taxation, social welfare & tourism
  • Kieren Perkins swims world record 1500m free style (14:41.66)
  • Kieren Perkins swims world record 800m free style (7:46.00)

Famous Deaths

  • Jason McRoy, downhill MTB racer, dies at 23
  • Wijnanda MC "Nan" Aberson, friend of Gerard Van de Reve Sr, dies at 82
1994 Highlights

About August 24, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo