On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Baseball" TV Miniseries last airs on PBS
  • "Cats" 5,000th Broadway performance, joining "A Chorus Line" and "Oh! Calcutta!" in the 5,000 club

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Ed Wood" film directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp premieres

Actor Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp
Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton
  • 909 people die when an Estonian ferry capsizes & sinks in Baltic sea

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Saltzman, Canadian theater and film producer (Goldfinger), dies at 78
  • Jose Francisco Ruiz Massieu, Mexican PRI-politician, murdered at 48
  • Lady Huxley [Marie Juliette Baillot], Swiss sculptor and author, dies at 96
  • Urmas Alender, Estonian singer and musician (b. 1953)
  • Warwick Hutton, artist, dies at 55
1994 Highlights

About September 28, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra