On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Scoreboard is unveiled at new Cleveland Indians' park (Jacobs Field)

Famous Deaths

  • Dinah Shore, singer, golf major host (Nabisco DS Championship), dies of cancer at 76
  • Donald Phillips, pianist/composer, dies at 80
  • Eduard Pavlovich Kugno, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 58
  • Jean Sablon, French singer-songwriter, dies at 87
  • Knut Anders Haukfield, SOE Operative, dies at 83
  • Lores Bonney, Australian aviator, 1st female solo flight Australia to UK, dies at 96