On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1994

Historical Events

  • Antonov AN-12 having an accident at Ust-Ilimsk Kaluga, 21 killed
  • National Museum of American Indian opens (NYC)
  • NY Lotto pays $60 million+

Music Concert

Pink Floyd finishes their final concert tour at Earls Court in London

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
Rocker Syd Barrett
Rocker
Syd Barrett

Famous Weddings

  • Impressionist Rich Little (55) weds comedian Jeannette Markey (28) at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Miller-Jones, British TV pioneer (Picture Page, Dressing Up), dies at 84
  • Evelyn Anderson, dancer, dies at 87
  • Pearl Primus, Trinidad-born American dancer (poplularized African dance), dies at 74
1994 Highlights

About October 29, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio