July 1994 calendar

July 1994

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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 July 1994: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1994?


  • 01 Jul 1994 Roman Herzog sworn in as German President
  • 02 Jul 1994 101st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: C Martinez beats Navratilova (64 36 63)
  • 03 Jul 1994 108th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: P Sampras beats G Ivanisevic (76 76 60)
  • 04 Jul 1994 Russian manned space craft TM-18, lands
  • 05 Jul 1994 Boxer Buster Douglas comes out of a diabetic coma
  • 06 Jul 1994 Irina Privalova runs 100m European Record (10.77)
  • 07 Jul 1994 Actress Diane Lane files for divorce from Christopher Lambert
  • 08 Jul 1994 Preliminary trial rules there is enough evidence to try OJ Simpson
  • 09 Jul 1994 11,000th HR in New York Yankees history (Matt Nokes)
  • 10 Jul 1994 Hedda Gabler opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 33 performances
  • 11 Jul 1994 Gary Kildall dies in a bar brawl, at age 52. He was an American microcomputer industry visionary and pioneer, most well-known for creating the CP/M operating system.
  • 12 Jul 1994 65th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 7-8 at 3 Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh
  • 13 Jul 1994 Jeff Gillooly sentenced to 2 years for attack on Nancy Kerrigan
  • 14 Jul 1994 Gas explosion at old age home in Milan, 27 killed
  • 15 Jul 1994 Gyula Horn sworn in as Premier of Hungary
  • 16 Jul 1994 Sisters Rosensweig closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 556 performances
  • 17 Jul 1994 123rd British Golf Open: Nick Price shoots a 268 at Turnberry Scotland
  • 18 Jul 1994 Bomb attack on Jewish center AMIA in Buenos Aires, 86 killed
  • 19 Jul 1994 1st game ever cancelled at Seattle Kingdome (falling tiles)
  • 20 Jul 1994 Major parts of Comet Shoemaker-Levy hit Jupiter (July 16th-22nd)
  • 22 Jul 1994 23rd and last part of Comet Shoemaker-Levy hit Jupiter (since July 16th)
  • 23 Jul 1994 All 40,000 ceiling tiles in Kingdome must be replaced
  • 24 Jul 1994 32nd Tennis Federation Cup: Spain beats USA in Frankfurt Germany (3-0)
  • 25 Jul 1994 Jordan and Israeli end 46 year state of war (Washington, DC)
  • 26 Jul 1994 Turkish air force bombs Kurds, struggle in Iraq, 70 killed
  • 28 Jul 1994 Baseball players decide to strike on August 12, 1994
  • 29 Jul 1994 200,000 Moslems demand death to feminist Taslima Nasrin
  • 31 Jul 1994 28th Curtis Cup: Draw, 9-9

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Chungking Express

Chungking Express

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Kar-Wai Wong

Starring: Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Faye Wong

Eat Drink Man Woman

Eat Drink Man Woman

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Sihung Lung, Kuei-Mei Yang, Yu-Wen Wang, Chien-Lien Wu

Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie

Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Gisaburô Sugii

Starring: Kôjiro Shimizu, Kenji Haga, Miki Fujitani, Masane Tsukayama


Which were the most popular books released in July 1994?
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Undue Influence by Steve Martini

Undue Influence


Defense attorney Paul Madriani is mired in a complex web of intrigue and murder when the sister of his late wife, embroiled in a bitter custody battle with her former husband,

A Map Of The World by Jane Hamilton

A Map Of The World


From the author of the widely acclaimed The Book of Ruth comes a harrowing, heartbreaking drama about a rural American family and a disastrous event that forever changes their lives.The

Standing Firm by Dan Quayle

Standing Firm


The former vice president and conservative spokesman offers a personal account of his controversial years in the White House, from helping prosecute the war against Iraq to starting the ""Murphy Brown""

The Client by John Grisham

The Client


In a weedy lot on the outskirts of Memphis, two boys watch a shiny Lincoln pull up to the curb...Eleven-year-old Mark Sway and his younger brother were sharing a forbidden cigarette when a chance encounter with a suicidal lawyer left …

Life Of The Party by Christopher Ogden

Life Of The Party


An unauthorized biography of the present U.S. ambassador to France chronicles her three historic marriages, her dealings with world leaders, her liaisons with rich and powerful men, and her