Historical Events on January 1, 1994

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Flying Karamzov Brothers" closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 50 performances
  • "Grand Night after Singing" closes at Criterion NYC after 52 performances
  • 23rd Fiesta Bowl: #16 Arizona beats #10 Miami, 29-0
  • 60th Orange Bowl: #1 Florida State beats #2 Nebraska, 18-16
  • 60th Sugar Bowl: #8 Florida beats #3 West Virginia, 41-7
  • 80th Rose Bowl: #9 Wisconsin beats #14 UCLA, 21-16
  • Aleksandr Popov swims world record 100m free style (47.83)
  • Carquest Bowl 4: Boston College beats Virginia, 32-13

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Howard Stern's New Year's Eve Beauty Pageant

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern
  • International Year of Family
  • Jacobs Field opens with "Gateway's New Year's Eve Countdown to '94"
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) goes into effect
  • The Zapatista Army of National Liberation initiates twelve days of armed conflict in the Mexican State of Chiapas.