On This Day

June 26, 1994 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 104°F (40°C) at Denver, Colorado
  • 107°F (41.6°C) at Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 112°F (44.4°C) at El Paso, Texas
  • 122°F (50°C) at Laughlin, Nevada
  • 126°F (52.2°C) in Death Valley, California
  • Air Ivory Fokker-27 crashes at Abidjan (16 killed/1 lives)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

PLO leader Yasser Arafat returns to Gaza after 27 years

Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat
Palestinian Leader
Yasser Arafat

Deaths in History

  • A "Bob" den Doolaard, author (Inn with the horseshoe), dies at 93
  • Ian Board, British barkeeper (Colony Room), dies at 64
  • Jahanara Imam, Bangladeshi writer and political activist, dies at 65