On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1994

Historical Events

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Bonnie Blair skates world record 500 m ladies (38.99 sec)

Speed Skater Bonnie Blair
Speed Skater
Bonnie Blair
  • Gunda Niemann skates un-official world record 10 km ladies (14:22.60)
  • Gunda Niemann skates world record 5 km ladies (7:03.26)
  • Yuka Sato of Japan wins world figure skating championship in Tokyo

Famous Weddings

  • Half-brother of former President Bill Clinton and rodeo clown Roger Clinton (37) weds Molly Martin (25) in Dallas
  • Talk show hostess Ricki Lake weds Rob Sussman

Famous Deaths

  • Constantine Koukouchkine, Russ diplomat. murdered in Algeria at 41
  • Jan Bor, Dutch violinist/painter, dies at 83
1994 Highlights

About March 26, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries