June 1994 calendar

June 1994

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


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1994?


  • 01 Jun 1994 FX Channel, Cable Network, debuts
  • 02 Jun 1994 67th National Spelling Bee: Ned Andrews wins spelling antediluvian
  • 03 Jun 1994 5.9 earthquake / floods SE Java
  • 04 Jun 1994 Haile Gebre Selassie runs world record 5 km
  • 05 Jun 1994 64th French Mens Tennis: S Bruguera beats A Berasategui
  • 06 Jun 1994 28th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson and Ray Stevens
  • 08 Jun 1994 7.8 earthquake strikes North Bolivia
  • 09 Jun 1994 Hudsucker Proxy, premieres in Germany
  • 10 Jun 1994 Biggest European clock ever (9100 kg / (237) 2.5 m) at Aarle-Rixtel
  • 11 Jun 1994 126th Belmont: Pat Day aboard Tabasco Cat wins in 2:26.8
  • 12 Jun 1994 48th Tony Awards: Angels in America: Perestroika and Passion win
  • 13 Jun 1994 Chicago Cub 2nd baseman Ryne Sandberg, retires due to poor play, he forfeits $15.7 million of his $25 million contract
  • 14 Jun 1994 Stanley Cup: New York Rangers beat Vancouver Canucks, 4 games to 3
  • 15 Jun 1994 New York Giants cut quarterback Phil Simms
  • 16 Jun 1994 Martin Brodeur becomes 1st Devil to win Calder Trophy
  • 17 Jun 1994 1994 World Cup soccer match begin, Germany vs. Bolivia in Chicago
  • 18 Jun 1994 Aleksander Popov swims world record 100m free style
  • 19 Jun 1994 Sally Marrand Her Escorts closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 50 performances
  • 20 Jun 1994 Bomb attack on Islamic temple in Mashad Iran
  • 21 Jun 1994 Steffi Graf becomes 1st defending tennis champ to lose in 1st round of a major tournament
  • 22 Jun 1994 48th NBA Championship: Houston Rockets beat the New York Knicks, 4 games to 3
  • 23 Jun 1994 South Africa reclaims its seat in UN
  • 24 Jun 1994 1st French all news TV (LCI) begins broadcasting
  • 25 Jun 1994 1,500th goal in Soccer World Cup history scored by Caceres of Argentina
  • 26 Jun 1994 PLO-leader Yasser Arafat returns to Gaza after 27 years
  • 27 Jun 1994 12th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Dave Stockton
  • 28 Jun 1994 New York Met Pitcher Dwight Gooden suspended for 60 days due to drug charges
  • 29 Jun 1994 Socialist, Tomiichi Murayama, elected Premier of Japan
  • 30 Jun 1994 Airbus A330 crash at Toulouse France
  • 01 Jun 1994 Republic of South Africa becomes a republic in the Commonwealth of Nations.
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Music charts

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

  1. - I Swearyoutube
  2. - I'll Remember
  3. - Any Time, Any Place
  4. - Regulate
  5. - The Sign

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Love Is All Around
  2. - Baby I Love Your Way
  3. - No Good (Start The Dance)
  4. - Swamp Thing
  5. - Come On You Reds


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in June 1994?

The Chamber by John Grisham

The Chamber


The corridors of Chicago's most prestigious law firm. Twenty-six year-old Adam Hall is poised for a remarkable legal career. He is now willing to risk it all for a murderer and impossible case.

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories by James Finn Garner

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories


14 timeless fairy tales are reworked and updated to make them relevant for modern times. This collection is guaranteed to bring out laughter and reflection.

The Stand by Stephen King

The Stand


Stephen King's vision of a post-apocalyptic world in which the plague has destroyed all life and everyone is caught up in a conflict between good and bad remains riveting and plausible. A

Inca Gold by Clive Cussler

Inca Gold


A thrilling Dirk Pitt adventure! This movie is a classic and exciting Dirk Pitt adventure!

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.