On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

48th NBA Championship: Houston Rockets beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 3

NBA Center Hakeem Olajuwon
NBA Center
Hakeem Olajuwon
  • FIFA World Cup: USA beats Colombia 2-1 in round match at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, 1st WC win since 1950
  • Ken Griffey Jr breaks Ruth's record for most HRs by end of June (31)
  • Mets reliever John Franco sets lefty save mark at 253

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Davies, screenwriter, dies at 80