On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

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+

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