On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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
Kapil Dev
  • 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