On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1994

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"The Madness of King George" film based on the play by Alan Bennett, directed by Nicholas Hytner, starring Nigel Hawthorne and Helen Mirren premieres in the US

Actress Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren

Event of interestEvent of Interest

American country singer Tammy Wynette admitted to the hospital with bile duct infection

Country singer Tammy Wynette
Country singer
Tammy Wynette
  • David Boon completes his 20th Test Cricket century (131 v England, MCG)

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Peaty, English swimmer (Olympic gold 100m breaststroke 2016, 21; World C'ship gold x 8), born in Uttoxeter, England

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Belfrage, theatre agent, dies at 60
1994 Highlights

About December 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn