What Happened on September 8, 1994

Historical Events

  • "Philadelphia, Here I Come" opens at Criterion NYC for 52 performances
  • Last US, British & French troops leave West Berlin
  • Man shoots another man on IRT #4 train at Grand Central Station
  • Sri Lanka defeat Australia to win Singer World Series at Colombo
  • USAir Boeing 737 crashes at Pitts Airport, killing all 132 on board

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Fernandes, Portuguese football player (Manchester United, Portugal), born in Maia, Portugal

Famous Deaths

  • Deborah Bear, Engl still photographer (Pasolini/Fellini), dies at 44
  • Edna Manilow, mother of singer Barry Manilow, dies of lung cancer at 70
  • Michael Peters, choreographer, dies
  • Rex Alston, English sports broadcaster and author (BBC radio), dies at 93
1994 Highlights

About September 8, 1994

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men
  • UK #1 Song: Love Is All Around - Wet Wet Wet