What Happened on December 6, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Gunda Niemann skates ladies world record 5 km 7:13.29

Famous Birthdays

  • Elian Gonzalez, Cuban boy at the center of a heated 2000 controversy involving the governments of Cuba and the United States, born in Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), dies of prostate cancer at 85
  • Prof Wolfgang Paul, German physicist (Nobel 1989), dies at 80
  • Rita Macedo, actress (Divinas Palabras), dies of heart attack at 65
  • Rouaz Lakhdar, Algerian supreme court justice, murdered