On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1994

Historical Events

  • 1st French "all news" TV (LCI) begins broadcasting

Music concertGlastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Levellers, Elvis Costello, and Peter Gabriel headline; other performers include Spin Doctors, Johnny Cash, Meshell Ndegeocello, Dwight Yoakam, Lucky Dube, Oasis, and Iris Dement

Rock Vocalist Peter Gabriel
Rock Vocalist
Peter Gabriel
Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash
Musician Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Sally Fields files for divorce from 2nd husband Alan Greisman

Actress Sally Field
Sally Field

Famous Deaths

  • Leon MacLaren, British philosopher and founder of the LSE, dies at 83
1994 Highlights

About June 24, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer