What Happened on July 16, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Sisters Rosensweig" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 556 performances
  • Baseball Night in America premieres (no Saturday day games)
  • Comet Shoemaker-Levy 1st collides with Jupiter (collisions continue until 22 July)
  • Shreveport Pirates lose first CFL home game, 35-34 to the Toronto Argonauts at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Spanish fishing boats sink a French fishing boat over fishing rights
1994 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Indelicato, American singer and actor (Ugly Betty), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Born in 1994

Famous Weddings

Anna Nicole Smith

Model Anna Nicole Smith (26) weds multi-millionaire J. Howard Marshall II (89)

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Schwinger, American physicist (1965 Nobel Prize in Physics for quantum electrodynamics), dies at 76
  • M Vink, surgeon (1st Dutch kidney transplant), dies at 78
  • Madzy Rollin Couquerque, tennis star/international hockey, dies at 91

About July 16, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Swear - All-4-One
  • UK #1 Song: Love Is All Around - Wet Wet Wet