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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jack Nicholson uses a golf club to attack a car

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Kapil Dev sets world record for Test Cricket wickets with 432

Cricketer Kapil Dev
Cricketer
Kapil Dev

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee charge with possession of loaded firearm

Rock Star and Drummer Tommy Lee
Rock Star and Drummer
Tommy Lee

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? 26 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius