On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1994

Famous Birthdays

  • Morgan Featherstone, Australian model

Famous Deaths

Person of interestBurt Lancaster

Burton "Burt" Lancaster, American actor (Spartacus, Apartment, From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), dies of heart attack at 80

  • Charles Robert Owen Medley, dancer/Choreographer, dies at 88
  • Eberhard Feik, German actor (Tatort), dies at 50
  • Francis Steegmuller, American biographer (Cocteau), dies at 88
  • Ivan Svit├ík, Czech philosopher and poet, dies at 69
  • Sergei Bondarchuk, Soviet director (Destiny of a Man, War and Peace), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Sergei F Bondartsjoek, actor and director (Waterloo), dies at 74
1994 Highlights

About October 20, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra