What Happened on January 12, 1994

Historical Events

Hall of Fame

Lefthanded pitcher Steve Carlton (Philadelphia Phillies) elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Murder of Interest

Malcolm X's daughter arrested for plotting Louis Farrakham's murder

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Horen, American stage and screen actor, dies of cancer at 68
  • Samuel Bronston, Romanian-American film producer (El Cid), dies at 85

About January 12, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hero - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Twist & Shout - Chaka Demus & Pliers Ft. Jack Radics & Taxi Gang