On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Tom Barrasso becomes winningest US born goalie in NHL history, as the Pittsburgh Penguins win, 5-3 over visiting Winnipeg; passes record of 252 career wins set by Frank Brimsek
  • US asks Aristide to adopt a peace plan from Haiti

Famous Deaths

  • Andrei Tsjikatilo, [Rostov Ripper], Russian mass murdered, executed
  • Maria Britneva, Russian actress (A Room with a View, Maurice), dies of heart failure 72
  • Tiger Haynes, American actor (Moscow on the Hudson, Cosby Show), dies at 79