On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Sátántangó", Hungarian film directed by Béla Tarr, starring Mihály Víg, Putyi Horváth, is released

Sports History

Jack Nicholson uses a golf club to attack a car

World Record

Kapil Dev sets world record for Test Cricket wickets with 432

Music History

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee charge with possession of loaded firearm


Famous Deaths

  • Jacob Firet, Dutch theologist (Agogic Moment), dies at 70
  • Ken Hall, Australian director and producer (Kokoda front line), dies at 92
  • Raymond Scott, composer (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), dies at 85
1994 Highlights

About February 8, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius