What Happened on January 3, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Catskills on Broadway" closes at Lunt-Fontanne NYC after 452 performances
  • "Christmas Carol" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 22 performances
  • "Lost in Yonkers" closes at Richard Rodgers NYC after 780 performances
  • "Secret Garden" closes at St James Theater NYC after 706 performances
  • "The Comeback", QB Frank Reich led the Buffalo Bills back from a 32-point deficit, to defeat the Houston Oilers 41-38 in overtime in a wild card playoff game, the greatest comeback ever in pro football history
  • "Tommy Tune Tonite!" closes at Gershwin NYC after 10 performances

AgreementTreaty of Interest

In Moscow, the Start II arms reduction treaty is signed by George H. W. Bush (USA) and Boris Yeltsin (Russia)

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin
41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush
  • Junk bond king Michael Milkin is released from jail after 22 months

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Most, American sports announcer (b. 1923)
  • Peter Brocco, blacklisted in the 1950's, dies of heart attack at 89