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1993 Historical Event(s)
- January 23, 1993 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Rooster in Chinese astrology.
- March 24, 1993 – Discovery of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9.
- March 27, 1993 – Italian former minister and Christian Democracy leader Giulio Andreotti is accused of mafia allegiance by the tribunal of Palermo.
- April 27, 1993 – All members of the Zambia national football team lose their lives in a plane crash off Libreville, Gabon in route to Dakar, Senegal to play a 1994 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Senegal.
- August 10, 1993 – An earthquake measuring 7.0 on the Richter Scale hits the South Island of New Zealand.
- August 27, 1993 – The Rainbow Bridge, connecting Tokyo’s Shibaura and the island of Odaiba, is completed.
- September 13, 1993 – Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin shakes hands with PLO chairman Yasser Arafat at the White House after signing the Oslo Accords granting limited Palestinian autonomy.
- September 21, 1993 – Russian President Boris Yeltsin suspends parliament and scraps the then-functioning constitution, thus triggering the Russian constitutional crisis of 1993.
- September 22, 1993 – A Transair Georgian Airlines Tu-154 is shot down by a missile in Sukhumi, Georgia.
- November 11, 1993 – A sculpture honoring women who served in the Vietnam War is dedicated at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
Who Were Born On 1993?
- February 2, 1993 – Ravel Morrison, English footballer
- February 19, 1993 – Victoria Justice, American actress
- May 24, 1993 – Oliver Davis, American actor
- June 22, 1993 – Ingmar Lazar, French classical pianist
- July 11, 1993 – Rebecca Bross, Gymnast
- July 18, 1993 – Lee Taemin, South Korean singer, dancer and actor (Shinee)
- July 26, 1993 – Elizabeth Gillies, American actress
- July 28, 1993 – Cher Lloyd, English singer and rapper
- August 5, 1993 – Suzuka Ohgo, Japanese actress