On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Glass Menagerie" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 57 performances
  • 6.7-8.1 earthquake strikes Philippines, killing 45

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

German Bundestag officially elects Helmut Kohl as Chancellor by a single vote (341-340)

German Chancellor Helmut Kohl
German Chancellor
Helmut Kohl
  • Nepal Communist party Dutch Communist Party-UML wins election

Famous Deaths

  • Elizabeth George Speare, American author (b. 1908)
  • James Winston Watts, developer of the Frontal Lobotomy, dies at 90
  • Janet Ahlberg, illustrator, dies at 50
  • Volodymyr Ivashko, President of Ukraine (1990-91), dies