On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1994

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Amazon.com founded in Bellevue, Washington by Jeff Bezos

Amazon Entrepreneur Jeff Bezos
Amazon Entrepreneur
Jeff Bezos
  • The United States announces it will no longer accept unrestricted immigration from Haiti

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? 27 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer