On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1994

Historical Events

  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Churchill Downs; winners: Barathea, Cherokee Run, Concern, Flanders, One Dreamer, Tikkanen, Timber Country

Boxing Title Fight

George Foreman (45) KOs Michael Moorer to win boxing Heavyweight championship

  • Space probe Ulyssus completes 1st passage behind the Sun
  • Tony Rominger bicycles world record for distance covered in one hour for second time (55.291 km)
  • Yak-40 accident in north of Peru, 8 killed

Famous Deaths

  • McHenry Boatwright, American operatic singer (Clarence Cameron White's "Ouanga"; Dave Brubeck's "The Gates of Justice"), dies of cancerat 66
1994 Highlights

About November 5, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio