On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1994

Historical Events

Music Awards

21st American Music Awards: Whitney Houston wins

  • American actor and singer Jim Nabors (Gomer Pyle, USMC) undergoes a liver transplant

Historic Event

Howard Stern stops a would-be jumper on the George Washington Bridge

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern

Famous Deaths

  • Maarten Vrolijk, Dutch soc-dem minister (CRM 1965-66), dies at 74
  • Richard Bissell, US under director of CIA (Pig's Bay), dies at 84
  • Witold Lutosławski, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor (Musique funèbre; Trois poèmes d'Henri Michaux), dies of cancer at 81
1994 Highlights

About February 7, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius