On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Austrian parliamentary election (23% extreme-right)
  • Darmstadtium (element 110) created in Darmstadt, Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Jodelle Ferland, Canadian actress (Silent Hill), born in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Lebow, US founder of New York Marathon, dies of cancer
  • James Hill, English director/screenwriter (Born Free), dies at 75
  • Joan Dickson, British cellist and teacher, dies at 72
  • Raich Carter, footballer, dies at 80