What Happened on December 29, 1994

Historical Events

Cricket History

Australian cricket's spin king Shane Warne dismisses England's Phil DeFreitas, Darren Gough and Devon Malcolm for a famous hat-trick in 2nd Test win in Melbourne

  • 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
1994 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Kako of Akishino of Japan, born in Tokyo, Japan
Born in 1994

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

About December 29, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: On Bended Knee - Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Stay Another Day - East 17