What Happened on October 3, 1994

Historical Events

  • Fernando Henrique Cardoso elected president of Brazil

Film & TV History

Gary Larson, announces he is retiring from doing "The Far Side" cartoon

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Wolfberg, comedian (Quantum Leap), dies from cancer at 48
  • Dub Taylor [Walter Clarence Taylor Jr], American character actor (Gunsmoke), dies from a heart attack at 87
  • Heinz Rühmann, German actor and director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick), dies at 92
  • V, comedian and actor, dies at 48
  • Virginia Dale, American actress and dancer (Holiday Inn), dies at about 77

About October 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 11 months and 24 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: Saturday Night - Whigfield