On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1994

Historical Events

  • B737-400 flies into a mountain at Edremit East Turkey, 54 killed
  • Bangladesh government of Zia resigns
  • Last Dutch electro-magnetic telephone exchange shuts down
  • Shane Warne takes a hat-trick v England at cricket MCG

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Kako of Akishino of Japan, born in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Weddings

  • Billionaire J. Paul Getty Jr marries Victoria Holdsworth in Barbados

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Tanner Jr, singer, dies at 58
  • Frank Thring, Australian actor (El Cid, Ben-Hur), dies at 68
1994 Highlights

About December 29, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn