What Happened on July 31, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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A's trade Rickey Henderson to Blue Jays

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson
  • Allman Bros guitarist Dickey Betts arrested for shoving 2 cops
  • Inkatha-arm forces killed 49 ANC-followers in Johannesburg
  • Prince Ronald "Ronnie" Mutebi crowned king of Uganda

Famous Deaths

  • Baudouin, king of Belgium (1951-93), dies at 62 from heart problems
  • Elmar Klos, director (Obzalovany, Obchod na Korze), dies at 83
  • George Keyt, Sri Lankan painter, dies at 92
  • Paul Henry, US Republicans Congressional leader, dies at 51
  • Rob Jones "The Bass Thing" English musician (The Wonder Stuff), dies at 29