On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1994

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

British comedy "Four Weddings and a Funeral" written by Richard Curtis, starring Hugh Grant premieres at the Sundance Film Festival

Actor and Producer Hugh Grant
Actor and Producer
Hugh Grant

Famous Deaths

  • Jaramogi Oginga Odinga, Kenyan vice-pres (1963-66), dies at about 81
  • Matt Busby, Scottish soccer forward (Manchester City, Liverpool) and manager (Manchester United 1945-69, 70–71; Scotland 1958), dies from cancer at 84
1994 Highlights

About January 20, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius