On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1994

Historical Events

  • 120th Kentucky Derby: Chris McCarron on Go For Gin wins in 2:03.6
  • Denver Nuggets become NBA's 1st #8 seed to beat a #1 seed (Seattle)

Person of InterestThe Scream

Edvard Munch's painting "The Scream" is recovered 3 months after it was stolen

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The Scream, pastel on cardboard by Edvard Munch
The Scream, pastel on cardboard by Edvard Munch
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Famous Weddings

  • Gary Hart's girlfriend Donna Rice (36) weds Jack Hughes (42)
  • Matlock actor Daniel Roebuck (30) weds Kelly Durst (24)

Famous Deaths

  • Clement Greenberg, US art critic (Art & Culture), dies at 85
  • Margaret Skeete, oldest American, dies at 115
1994 Highlights

About May 7, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus