You won't believe these events happened 30 years ago

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The Winter Olympics - The 1994 Winter Olympics were held in Lillehammer, Norway, from 12 to 27 February. A total of 67 nations participated.

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A tragic end - Kurt Cobain, the lead singer of Nirvana, committed suicide on April 5 at age 27 at his home in Seattle. His body was found three days later.

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Richard Nixon dies - Former US President Richard Nixon died from a stroke on April 22. He was 81 years old. 

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Nelson Mandela becomes president - On April 27, Nelson Mandela won the elections and was sworn in as the first democratically elected president the following month.

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A new way of travel-In May, the Channel Tunnel, linking England and France, officially opened. However, the first train for the public only began to run on Nov 14. 

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A cinematic classic is born - Quentin Tarantino's 'Pulp Fiction' premiered at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival. On May 23, it won the prestigious Palme d'Or at the festival. 

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An icon dies - After only three days in hospital for cancer treatment, former First Lady Jackie Kennedy Onassis died on May 19 at the age of 64. 

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'The Lion King' becomes a success - 'The Lion King' was released on June 15. It became the number-one movie of the year and a new Disney classic! 

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The beginning of an empire - In Bellevue, Washington, entrepreneur Jeff Bezos established Amazon on July 5. 

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A new cinema classic premieres - The film 'Forrest Gump,' starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, and Gary Sinise, is released on July 6. 

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'Friends' took the world by storm - When TV viewers tuned into NBC on that Thursday night in September, they didn't know they were watching history. 

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