What Happened on March 9, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

7th Soul Train Music Awards: Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige win

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Pittsburgh Penguins begin NHL record 17 game winning streak

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rodney King in Simi Valley court says he thinks he heard cops yell racial slurs

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King

Famous Deaths

  • Ad van Gessel, Dutch actor (Everything For Our Soldiers), dies
  • Bob Crosby, swing-era bandleader (Bobcats), dies of cancer at 79