On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1994

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Cobb" a film about baseball player Ty Cobb, starring Tommy Lee Jones premieres

MLB Legend Ty Cobb
MLB Legend
Ty Cobb

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Andrew Lloyd Webber admitted to hospital for ulcer treatment

  • Cruise liner Achille Lauro (Willem Ruys) sinks off the coast of Somalia
  • Jury finds Heidi Fleiss guilty of running a call girl ring

Famous Deaths

  • Donald John Urquhart, English librarian, dies at 85
  • Norman Anderson, English lawyer, missionary and Arabist dies at 86
1994 Highlights

About December 2, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius