Friday 5 August 1994
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Stay by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories.
In UK Love Is All Around by Wet Wet Wet was in the top 5 hits.
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, directed by Stephan Elliott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994
while In the Kitchen With Rosie by Rosie Dale was one of the best selling books.
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- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Amy Sacks: Producer (ABC sports, Disney), dies of Lupus at 39.
- Audrey Langford: SInging teacher, dies at 82.
- Clive Robertson Caldwell: British fighter pilot, dies at 84.
- Terry Hibbitt: Soccer star, dies at 47.
- Alain de Changy: Belgian race car driver (d. 1994).
- Menachem Avidom: Austro-Hungarian born Israeli composer (d. 1995)
- Antonov-12 crash down at Boda, East-Siberia, 47 killed
- Rocker Billy Idol admitted to the hospital after drug overdose
- The 1994–95 Major League Baseball strike is called, ending the 1994 MLB Season
- Woodstock '94 begins in Saugerties, New York. It is the 25-year anniversary of Woodstock in 1969.
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