On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1994

Historical Events

  • 1st game ever cancelled at Seattle Kingdome (falling tiles)
  • Bomb explosion in Alas Airlines at Colon Panama, 21 killed
  • Leonid Kvetjsma sworn in as Ukraine president

Famous Deaths

  • Frederik "Frits" van der More, archaeologist/art historian, dies at 87
  • Gottfried Reinhardt, theatre Producer, dies at 81
  • Nathan Susskind, Slovak/US linguist (Yiddish), dies at 87
  • Nick Banton, founder of Body Positive, dies at 37
  • Ray Flaherty, American Pro Football Hall of Fame end, coach (3 x NFL Championships; Washington Redskins 1937, 42 coach), dies at 90
1994 Highlights

About July 19, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer