What Happened on December 15, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British Prime Minister John Major and Irish premier Reynolds signs Downing Street Declaration concerning Northern Ireland self determination
  • C-130 flies into a Philippines hill & explodes, 16 killed
  • Haitian premier Robert Malval resigns
  • John Williams final appearance as conductor of Boston Pops
  • Lee Aspen resigns as secretary of defense
  • Y-12 crashes at Phonesavanh, Laos: 18 killed

Famous Deaths

  • Kakuei Tanaka, PM of Japan (1972-74), dies