What Happened on October 5, 1994

Historical Events

Country Music Association Awards

28th Country Music Association Award: Vince Gill & Pam Tillis wins

  • 52 members of Zonnetempel, murdered

Sports History

NBA shortens the 3-point distance to a uniform 22 feet in attempt to help offensive players score more; Michael Jordan sets career highs in 3-point attempts & converted 3-point field goals, nearly double previous statistics

1994 History

About October 5, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 7 months and 26 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