What Happened on January 6th, 1993

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 55 Kashmiri civilians are killed in Sopore, Jammu and Kashmir by Indian Border Security Force units
  • Bill Wyman announces he will leave Rolling Stones
  • Jean Mueller discovers comet Mueller/1993a
  • Last day of Test cricket for Greg Matthews

Famous Deaths

  • Elisabeth, arch duch of Austria/princess of Liechtenstein, dies at 70
  • John B "Dizzy" Gillespe, blues trumpeter, dies of cancer at 75
  • Rudolph Nureyev, Russian ballet dancer (Kirov), dies of AIDS at 54