On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st Japanese gay pride parade

Sport awardGolf Tournament

94th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Tiger Woods

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Tiger Woods
  • Canadian Open Women's Golf (du Maurier Classic), Ottawa Hunt GC: Martha Nause wins by 1 from Michelle Mcgann

Famous Deaths

  • David Wright, South African-British poet (Deafness: A Personal Account), dies of cancer at 74
  • Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian pater, murdered
  • Pieter de Cort, Belgian rock guitarist (Betty Goes Green), dies at 25