On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 32nd Tennis Fed Cup: Spain beats USA in Frankfurt Germany (3-0)
  • Asociación de Estados del Caribe (AEC) forms
  • Bodo kills 37 Muslims in Bashbari NE India
  • Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Frankfurt, Germany: Spain retains title with 3-0 win over US; Arantxa Sánchez Vicario clinches victory with 6-2, 6-1 win over Lindsay Davenport
  • Tour de France: Miguel Induráin of Spain wins 4th consecutive Tour, 5' 39" ahead of Piotr Ugrumov; Djamolidine Abdoujaparov points winner

Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Indianwood G & CC: Patty Sheehan wins her second title in 3 years, 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Tammie Green; 5th of her 6 major titles

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan

Famous Deaths

  • Grete Schickedanz, German head mistress, dies at 82
  • Wangila Napunyi, welterweight boxer (Olympic gold 1988), dies at 26