On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1994

Historical Events

  • 36th Grammy Awards: I Will Always Love You, Toni Braxton wins
  • Martti Ahtisaari inaugurated as president of Finland
  • Senate rejectes a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJustin Bieber

Justin Bieber, Canadian singer and musician (Baby, Sorry, What Do You Mean?), born in London, Ontario

Pop Star Justin Bieber
Pop Star
Justin Bieber
  • Tyreek Hill, American NFL wide receiver (Super Bowl 2020; Pro Bowl 2016–19; KC Chiefs), born in Lauderhill, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Dallas Shirley, American Basketball Hall of Fame referee (officiated 2,000+ games in 33-year career), dies at 80
  • Eliseo Diego, Cuban poet, dies at 74
  • Manmohan Desai, Indian filmmaker (Amar Akbar Anthony, Suhaag), dies at 57
  • Sandro Fuga, Italian composer & pianist, dies at 87
  • Timothy Andrew James Souster, British composer, dies at 51
  • Walter Kent, American composer (I'll Be Home for Christmas), dies at 82
1994 Highlights

About March 1, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces