On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1994

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Nobel Prize in economics is awarded to John Harsanyi, John Nash and Reinhard Selten for their "pioneering analysis of equilibria in the theory of non-cooperative games"

Mathematician and Economist John Nash
Mathematician and Economist
John Nash
  • Russian ruble decreases to 3,926 rubles per dollar
  • Space shuttle STS-68 (Endeavour 7), lands

Famous Deaths

  • Maja Bulgakova, Ukrainian actress (Krylja), dies in auto-accident at 62
  • Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66
1994 Highlights

About October 11, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra