January 1, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Carquest Bowl 4: Boston College beats Virginia, 32-13
  • 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.

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Microsoft CEO Bill Gates (38) marries Melinda French (29)

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates
Microsoft Founder
Bill Gates

Deaths in History

  • Werner Schwab, Austrian playwright (Female Presidents) and artist, dies at 35