What Happened on July 5, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Cracked Rear View" debut album by Hootie & the Blowfish is released

Historic Event

Amazon.com founded in Bellevue, Washington by Jeff Bezos

  • The United States announces it will no longer accept unrestricted immigration from Haiti

Famous Birthdays

  • Shohei Ohtani, Japanese MLB pitcher (Los Angeles Angels), born Ōshū, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Ad Gang, Dutch Liberal Party Asst Secretary of State, dies at 67
1994 Highlights

About July 5, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 3 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