What Happened on November 20, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Flying Karamzov Brothers..." opens at Helen Hayes NYC for 50 performances
  • "Shadow Box" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC for 49 performances
  • American tennis star Pete Sampras beats Boris Becker 4–6, 6–3, 7–5, 6–4 to win his second ATP Tour World Championship title in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Angolan government and UNITA rebels sign the Lusaka Protocol in Zambia, ending 19 years of civil war
  • Kosmos 2294/2295/2296 launches
  • Unseeded Argentine tennis star Gabriela Sabatini claims WTA Tour Championship with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 win over American Lindsay Davenport at Madison Square Garden, NYC

Famous Weddings

  • Patti Davis weds Paul Hayeland

Famous Deaths

  • Ali-Akbar Sa'idi Sirjani, Iranian poet and journalist, dies at 64
  • John Lucarotti, scriptwriter, dies at 68