What Happened on January 27, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "No Man's Land" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 61 performances
  • Carlos Reina succeeds pres Callejas in Honduras
  • Romanian social democrats form government with anti-Semites

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Akins, American character actor (B. J. and the Bear, The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo, Movin' On), dies of cancer at 67
  • Eddie Calhoun, American jazz bassist, dies at 72
  • Joe Mays, actor (Mr Saturday Night), dies of AIDS at 44
  • Stanley Adams, American lyricist and songwriter (What a Diff'rence a Day Makes), dies from cancer at 86