April 7, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 1st night game at Cleveland's Jacobs Field, Indians 6 Seattle 2
  • Vatican acknowledges Holocaust (Nazis killing Jews) for 1st time

Deaths in History

  • Agathe Uwilingiyimana, Prime Minister of Rwanda (1993-94) and one of the 1st female political figures in Africa, assassinated by the presidential guard in the opening stages of the Rwandan Genocide at 40
  • Angelus Gottfried "Golo" Mann, German/US historian, dies at 85
  • Arthur Gordon Clough, journalist, dies at 59
  • Evert Hartman, Dutch writer (War Without Friends), dies at 56
  • Francois de Grossouvre, President Mitterrand advisor, suicide at 76