Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  – 1990s –  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1991 1992 199319941995 1996 1997

1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar.

Births

Deaths

January – March

April – June

July – September

Pauling
Linus Pauling 1901-1994

October – December

Judgment at Nuremberg-Burt Lancaster
Burt Lancaster 1913-1994

Events

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January 17 Northridge Earthquake: The freeway just bent before the collapsed section.
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September 28: One of the Estonia's inflatable life rafts, filled with water

Nobel Prizes

Movies released

Video games

  • Donkey Kong Country
  • Earthbound (Japanese)
  • Kirby's Dream Course (Japanese)
  • Kirby's Avalanche
  • Kirby's Dream Land 2
  • Wario Blast
  • Wario Woods

New books

Hit songs

  • "90's Girl" – BlackGirl
  • "All For Love" – Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart & Sting
  • "All I Wanna Do" – Sheryl Crow
  • "All That She Wants" – Ace of Base
  • "Always" – Erasure
  • "Another Night" – Real McCoy
  • "Any Time, Any Place" – Janet Jackson
  • "Backwater" – Meat Puppets
  • "Big Empty" – Stone Temple Pilots
  • "Black Hole Sun" – Soundgarden
  • "Come Out and Play" – The Offspring
  • "Closer" – Nine Inch Nails
  • "Cut Your Hair" – Pavement
  • "Don't Turn Around" – Ace of Base
  • "Everyday" – Phil Collins
  • "Found Out About You" – Gin Blossoms
  • "Gin & Juice" – Snoop Doggy Dogg
  • "I Alone" – Live
  • "I Stay Away" – Alice in Chains
  • "Longview" – Green Day
  • "Loser" – Beck
  • "Love Is All Around" – Wet, Wet, Wet
  • "Love is Strong" – Rolling Stones
  • "Mary Jane's Last Dance" – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
  • "Mr. Jones" – Counting Crows
  • "Sabotage" – Beastie Boys
  • "Seether" – Veruca Salt
  • "She Don't Use Jelly" – The Flaming Lips
  • "The Most Beautiful Girl In The World" – Prince
  • "The Sign" – Ace of Base
  • "Until I Fall Away" – Gin Blossoms
  • "Waterfalls" – TLC
  • "Without You" – Mariah Carey
  • "You Want This" – Janet Jackson

1994 Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.