On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1994

Historical Events

  • Construction begins on the Three Gorges Dam, China

Famous Deaths

  • Catherine Filene Shouse, American philanthropist (Wolf Trap Institute), dies at 98
  • Mary Ann McCall, American singer, dies at 75
  • Orval Faubus, American politician (Governor of Arkansas, 1955–67), dies at 84
1994 Highlights

About December 14, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius