On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 2,500 kilograms of cocaine intercepted in Zeewolde, Netherlands
  • England beats Wales, 15-8 at Twickenham, London but the Welsh take the Five Nations Rugby Championship as title decided by using points difference for the first time
  • Lara scores 167 for WI v England at Georgetown
  • Largest omelette (1,383sq ft) made with 160,000 eggs in Yokohama, Japan
  • NJ Devils club record 41st win of the season

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Diana, Italian anti-mafia priest, murdered
  • Jose Coronel Urtecho, poet, dies at 87