On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Cavaliers 1st game at Gund Arena, lose to Hous Rockets, 100-98
  • Haitian government of Smarck Michel forms
  • Republican Party nominee Tom Ridge wins Pennsylvania Gubernatorial election with 45% of the vote

Famous Deaths

  • Marianne Straub, weaver, dies at 85
  • Michael O'Donoghue, American comedy writer (SNL), dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 54