On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1994

Historical Events

  • 5.9 earthquake/floods SE Java (150+ killed)
  • WIIZ (98.7) FM goes off the air

Famous Weddings

  • American "Pearl Jam" singer Eddie Vedder (29) weds Beth Liebling (27) in the Eternal City

Famous Deaths

  • Hub Matthijsen, Dutch violinist and bandmaster, dies at 52
  • Jack Cowie, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (9 Tests, 45 wickets; Auckland CA) and umpire (3 Tests 1956–59), dies at 82
  • Parmeso Emekrasha, buddhist Monk, dies
  • Roger Wolcott Sperry, physicist, dies at 89
1994 Highlights

About June 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini