On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 102.4°F (39.1°C) in Tokyo Japan: record
  • 1st Jordanian plane to fly over Israeli airspace (King Hussein pilot)

Famous Deaths

  • Carel van Dillen, resistance fighter, dies at 77
  • Christy Henrich, US turnster, dies of anorexia nervosa at 22
  • Hidalgo Moya, American architect and designer (Skylon), dies at 74
  • Innokenti Smoktunovski, Russian actor (Hamlet), dies at 69
  • John van Raay, [John Oradi], radio-imitator (Paul Flanders)