What Happened on November 5, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

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

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman
World Boxing Champion Michael Moorer
World Boxing Champion
Michael Moorer
  • 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, signer, dies at 66