On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1994

Historical Events

  • Antonov-12 crashes at Boda, Eastern Siberia, 47 killed
  • British rocker Billy Idol admitted to the hospital after drug overdose

Famous Deaths

  • Amy Sacks, producer (ABC sports, Disney), dies of Lupus at 39
  • Audrey Langford, sInging teacher, dies at 82
  • Clive Robertson Caldwell, British fighter pilot, dies at 84
  • Terry Hibbitt, soccer star, dies at 47
1994 Highlights

About August 5, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo