On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1994

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
Tom Hanks
Actress Holly Hunter
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, American inventor of the 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)
1994 Highlights

About January 22, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius