What Happened on October 19, 1994

Historical Events

  • 160 killed in fighting in Tsjetsjenie (Chechnya)
  • Palestinian bomb attack on bus in Tel Aviv, kills 22

Famous Deaths

  • Martha Raye [Margaret Reed], American actress (Waikiki Wedding, Martha Raye Show), dies after illness at 78
  • Munavarsjo Nazrijev, vice-president of Tadzjikistan, dies
  • Oldrich Cernik, Czechoslovakia premier (1968-70), dies at 72
  • Stanislaw Brunstein, Polish-British artist who specialized in images of the lost world of Jewish Poland, dies at 79
1994 Highlights

About October 19, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Sure - Take That