On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1994

Historical Events

Album Release

"Not a Moment Too Soon" second studio album by Tim McGraw is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1994)

  • British-Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid is the first woman to win architecture's Pritzker Prize [1]
  • Dutch Ambassador to US christens a new tulip (the Hillary Clinton)
  • Mark Foster swims world record 50m butterfly (23.68 sec)
  • South African government and ANC take power in Ciskei homeland
  • Soyuz TM-21 lands

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Hartman, American musician, singer-songwriter, and producer (Edgar Winter Group - "Free Ride; solo- "I Can Dream About You"; James Brown -"Living In America") dies of an AIDS-related brain tumor at 43
  • Igor Aleinikov, Russian director (tractors, air crash), dies at 32
  • Luther Diamond, radio Personality, dies at 89
  • Walter Lantz, American cartoonist (Woody Woodpecker's creator), dies at 93
1994 Highlights

About March 22, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Sign - Ace Of Base
  • UK #1 Song: Doop - Doop