On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1994

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American hooligan Jeff Gillooly sentenced to 2 years for attack on figure skater Nancy Kerrigan

Figure Skater Nancy Kerrigan
Figure Skater
Nancy Kerrigan

MurderMurder of Interest

Former NFL running back, broadcaster and actor O.J. Simpson (charged with murder) gives hair samples for testing

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson

Famous Birthdays

  • Ridge Canipe, American actor (Walk the Line; A Single Man; Music Within), born in Laguna Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Payton, American pizza magnate (The Chicago Pizza Pie Factory), dies at 50
  • Eddie Boyd, American blues piano player, singer, and songwriter ("Five Long Years"), dies at 79
  • Jimmie Reese, American baseball infielder and coach (LA Angels Hall of Fame), dies of aspiration pneumonia and respiratory failure at 92
1994 Highlights

About July 13, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer