What Happened on October 3, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Fernando Henrique Cardoso elected president of Brazil

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Cartoonist Gary Larson
Cartoonist
Gary Larson

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
  • Harriet Nelson, American actress (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 80
  • Heinz Rühmann, German actor and director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick), dies at 92
  • V, comedian and actor, dies at 48
  • Virginia Dale, US actress/dancer (Holiday Inn), dies at about 77