On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Dutch & British astronomers find spiral nebula Dwingeloo 1
  • Small forward Glenn Robinson signs the then most lucrative rookie contract in NBA history, a 10-year, $68.15 million deal with the Milwaukee Bucks
  • Space shuttle STS-66 (Atlantis 13), launches
  • Susan Smith who claimed her two children were carjacked arrested for murder
  • Total solar eclipse in South America (4m23s)

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis C Ott, American actor (Star Trek 3/4), dies of AIDs
  • Ralph Wyckoff, American scientist and pioneer of X-ray crystallography, dies at 97
  • Richard Krautheimer, US art historian, dies at 97