On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1994

Historical Events

  • Brady Law, imposing a wait-period to buy a hand gun in the USA, comes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Jake Bugg [Kennedy], British blues-rock singer-songwriter, and musician, born in Nottingham, England

Famous Deaths

  • (Elbert) "Skippy" Williams, American jazz tenor saxophonist and musical arranger, dies at 77
  • Aisin Giorro Pu Chieh, brother of Last Emperor of China, dies at 86
  • Buster Holmes, American chef and New Orleans restaurateur, dies at 88
  • G. O. Sayles, English historian, dies at 92
  • Leopoldina Poldi Feichtegger Gerhard, dies at 90
  • Pu Yi, brother of last Chinese emperor, Pu Yi, dies at 87
1994 Highlights

About February 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces