What Happened on February 5, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Grenade explodes in Sarajevo, killing 63 & injuring 160
  • R James Woolsey, becomes 16th director of CIA

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Young, cricketer (8 Tests for England 1947-49, 17 wickets), dies
  • Joseph L Mankiewicz, US writer/director (All about Eve), dies at 83
  • Marcel L├ęger, Quebec politician (b. 1930)
  • Tip Tipping, [Tim], stuntman, dies in sky-diving accident at 34