On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1994

Historical Events

  • Estonia government of Prime Minister Mart Laar was defeated by no-confidence vote
  • Switzerland bans racist propaganda

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcell Jacobs, Italian track athlete (Olympic gold - men's 100m 2020; first Italian to win the event), born in El Paso, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Jessie Kesson, Scottish writer and radio producer, dies at 77
  • Maurice Ashley, historian and editor (The Listener), dies at 87
  • Miguel Angel Martinez Soto, mariachi, dies at 22
1994 Highlights

About September 26, 1994

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra