Dateline: Events/Week of October 27, 1994 In News, Pop Culture, Tech, Celebrity, Entertainment & Fascinating Facts
In The News
A Colorado man standing among tourists in from the White House, pulls out an assault rifle from beneath his trench coat and fires about 30 rounds at the mansion and the West Wing. No one was injured.
Francisco Martin Duran the man accused of spraying the outside of the White House with rifle fire – is formally charged with possessing a firearm as a convicted felon and damaging federal property.
Syrian President Hafes Assad rejects suggestions that he should visit Jerusalem or make some other dramatic gesture to proves his commitment to peace. After hosting a meeting with President Clinton, he said that if the Israelis will not believe his word, the peace process will collapse.
Nearly 10,000 Serbian civilians have fled on foot, horse carts and tractors from Muslim-led troops in northwest Bosnia, stunned by the government’s biggest victory n the 31-onth-old war.
In Kuwait - President Clinton joins GI’s at their desert outpost and gives the more pay and that they may be home for Christmas!
Ford Motor Co. posts its best third quarter in its history – saying it made $1.12 billion from July through September.
Seen – more and more – so-called IRS refund scam artists – watch out!
Television news - October 27, 1994
The X-Files are hotter than ever. Ratings in its second season are up 36^ compared to the same period last year.
Music news – October 27, 1994
Passing – Wilbert Harrison – best known for the hit “Kansas City” in 1959.
Top music albums – October 27, 1994
Murder Was the Case Soundtrack
Promised Land – Queensryche
Crossroad – Bon Jovi
Ii – Boyz II Men
Monster – R.E.M.
Smash – offspring
No Need To Argue – Cranberries
From the Cradle – Eric Clapton
Tuesday Night Music Club – Sheryl Crow
Dookie – Green Day
Hold Me… Gloria Estefan
Top Rap music albums – October 27, 1994
Diary – Scarface
Blowout Comb – Digable Planets
Regulate – Era warren G.
Don’t… Rapin 4-Tay
Concrete Roots – Dr. Dre
III Communication - Beastie Boys
Top pop music singles(top-40) - October 27, 1994
The Hotstepper – Ini Kamoze
Playz Club – Rappin’ 4 Tay
Never Lie – Immature
I’ll Make Love To You- Boyz II men
Secret - Madonna
Sukiyaki - 4 p.m.
At Your Best - Aailyah