On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

British band Oasis release their debut album "Definitely Maybe", becomes fastest-selling album ever in UK

Musician Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Ernest Mourant, British hematologist, dies at 90
  • Gladys Marea Hartman, athletics Administrator, dies at 74
  • Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian Catholic priest, shot dead
  • Michael Peters, dies of complications due to AIDS at 46
  • Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38
  • Tushar Kanti Ghosh, Indian journalist and world's oldest and longest serving newspaper editor, dies at 93