April 1994 calendar

April 1994

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in April 1994.
The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on April 1994: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 1994?


  • 01 Apr 1994 Bob Feller Statue on Indians Plaza, dedicated.
  • 03 Apr 1994 13th NCAA Women Basketball Championship: North Carolina beats Louisiana Tech 60-59.
  • 04 Apr 1994 Cubs Karl Tuffy Rhodes, hit 3 HRs in 1993 hits 3 HRs on opening
  • 05 Apr 1994 Jackie Mason Politically Incorrect opens at Golden NYC for 347 performances
  • 06 Apr 1994 Chuck Jones found guilty of breaking into Marla Maples home
  • 07 Apr 1994 Medea opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 82 performances
  • 08 Apr 1994 Darryl Strawberry enters Betty Ford clinic
  • 09 Apr 1994 Singer Wayne Newton (52) weds attorney Kathleen McCrone
  • 10 Apr 1994 Les Miserables, opens at Hiten Theatre, Osaka
  • 14 Apr 1994 Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley announces plans to divorce
  • 15 Apr 1994 Robert F Kennedy Jr (21 days after his divorce) weds Mary Richardson
  • 16 Apr 1994 Circus performers Marissa Young (24) and Matt Richardson (21) wed
  • 17 Apr 1994 Little More Magic closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 30 performances
  • 18 Apr 1994 Beauty & the Beast opens at Palace Theater, New York City
  • 19 Apr 1994 15th Emmy Sports Award presentation
  • 20 Apr 1994 American Telephone & Telegraph changes its company name to AT&T Corporation.
  • 21 Apr 1994 Picnic opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • 22 Apr 1994 Ice skater Tonya Harding sues ex-husband Jeff Gillooly for $42,500
  • 23 Apr 1994 Army shoots to death 23-40 fishermen in Gonaives, Haiti.
  • 24 Apr 1994 Broken Glass opens at Booth Theater NYC for 73 performances
  • 25 Apr 1994 King Azlan Shah of Malaysia resigns
  • 26 Apr 1994 1st multi-racial election in South Africa begins [3 days] Dr Nomaza Paintin in New Zealand is 1st black South African to vote
  • 27 Apr 1994 Inspector Calls opens at Royale Theater NYC for 454 performances
  • 28 Apr 1994 1st multi-racial election in South Africa ends [3 days]
  • 29 Apr 1994 Israel and Palestinian Liberation Organization sign economic accord.
  • 30 Apr 1994 Soccer great Pele (53) weds psychologist Assiria Seixas Lemos
  • 04 Apr 1994 Three people are killed when KLM Cityhopper Flight 433 crashes at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in April 1994?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - The Sign
  2. - Bump N' Grindyoutube
  3. - Without You
  4. - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
  5. - The Power Of Love

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
  2. - Come On You Reds
  3. - Everything Changes
  4. - Inside
  5. - Doop


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in April 1994?

I Took A Lickin' And Kept On Tickin' by Lewis Grizzard

I Took A Lickin' And Kept On Tickin'


Don't make them laugh. This is the classic motto of the comedian. Georgia's favorite son, and America's most beloved humorist, has done exactly that right here.

Healing Words by Larry Dossey

Healing Words


The bestselling author of Meaning & Medicine, and Recovering the Soul is adamant that prayer can be as effective and as vital a healing tool than drugs or surgery. He offers a bold integration

Natural Causes by Michael Palmer

Natural Causes


Dr. Sarah Baldwin raced to Boston with a young woman whose regular labor suddenly became a matter for life and death.

Accident by Danielle Steel



Accident is a compelling and ultimately triumphant story about lives that were forever changed by one tragic moment. Page Clarke is blessed with a happy marriage and a loving husband who she meets regularly for business meetings.

Women Who Run With The Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women Who Run With The Wolves


"WOMEN WHO RUN WITH WOLVES" is more than a book. It's a gift of deep insight, wisdom, love, and compassion.