On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1994

Historical Events

  • Egyptian actor Omar Sharif suffers a mild heart attack
  • Final Episode of TV drama "LA Law" after 8 year run
  • Tennis star Jennifer Capriati (18), checks into a drug rehab center

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Morgan, American comedian and TV panelist (I've Got a Secret, Arena), dies of cancer at 74
  • Jacques Ellul, French writer and philosopher, dies at 82
  • Luis Ocana, Spanish cyclist (Tour de France 1973), commits suicide at 48
1994 Highlights

About May 19, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus