On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 45th NHL All-Star Game, Madison Square Garden, NYC: East beats West, 9-8; MVP: Mike Richter, NY Rangers, G
  • 5.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Sumatra

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

51st Golden Globes: Schlinder's List, Tom Hanks, & Holly Hunter win

Actor Tom Hanks
Actor
Tom Hanks
Actress Holly Hunter
Actress
Holly Hunter

Famous Deaths

  • Aristotelis "Telly" Savalas, American singer (If?) and character actor (Kojak, On Her Majesty's Secret Service), dies of prostate cancer at 72
  • Frances Gifford, dies of emphysema, at 71
  • Irving B Kahn, inventer (teleprompter), dies at 76
  • Jean-Louis Barrault, French stage actor, director and producer (Les Enfants du Paradis), dies at 83
  • Rhett Forrester, American singer (Riot) (b. 1956)