1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1994th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 994th year of the 2nd millennium, the 94th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1990s decade.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1994 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1994
MCMXCIV
Ab urbe condita2747
Armenian calendar1443
ԹՎ ՌՆԽԳ
Assyrian calendar6744
Bahá'í calendar150–151
Balinese saka calendar1915–1916
Bengali calendar1401
Berber calendar2944
British Regnal year42 Eliz. 2 – 43 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2538
Burmese calendar1356
Byzantine calendar7502–7503
Chinese calendar癸酉(Water Rooster)
4690 or 4630
    — to —
甲戌年 (Wood Dog)
4691 or 4631
Coptic calendar1710–1711
Discordian calendar3160
Ethiopian calendar1986–1987
Hebrew calendar5754–5755
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2050–2051
 - Shaka Samvat1915–1916
 - Kali Yuga5094–5095
Holocene calendar11994
Igbo calendar994–995
Iranian calendar1372–1373
Islamic calendar1414–1415
Japanese calendarHeisei 6
(平成6年)
Javanese calendar1926–1927
Juche calendar83
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4327
Minguo calendarROC 83
民國83年
Nanakshahi calendar526
Thai solar calendar2537
Tibetan calendar阴水鸡年
(female Water-Rooster)
2120 or 1739 or 967
    — to —
阳木狗年
(male Wood-Dog)
2121 or 1740 or 968
Unix time757382400 – 788918399

The year 1994 was designated as the "International Year of the Family" and the "International Year of Sport and the Olympic Ideal" by the United Nations.

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The February 1994 photo of Pluto and Charon from the Hubble Space Telescope.

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Brown spots mark impact sites of the Shoemaker–Levy Comet on Jupiter's southern hemisphere.

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Hurricane John near peak intensity to the south of Hawaii on August 23

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  • Pyroclastic flows – clouds of scalding gas, pumice, and ash – rapidly descend an erupting Mount Merapi volcano in central Java, causing sixty deaths.
  • Online service America Online offers gateway to World Wide Web for the first time. This marked the beginning of easy accessibility of the Web to the average person in the U.S.
  • The population of Nigeria exceeds 100 million, making it the first African state to have a population above 100 million.

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ReferencesEdit

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