On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1994

Historical Events

  • Helicopter crashes into office building in San Jose California, 1 dead
  • Inna Lassovskaja jumps ladies world record (14.78m)

Famous Weddings

  • American actress Lorraine Bracco (39) weds American actor Edward James Olmos (46); divorce in 2002

Famous Deaths

  • Hal Smith, American actor (The Andy Griffith Show-Otis Campbell), dies at 77
  • Hermanus P "Piet" Mulder, Dutch journalist (Het Parool), dies at 79
  • William Levitt, builder (Levittown), dies of kidney failure at 86
1994 Highlights

About January 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius