What Happened on October 7, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Meralco Theatre, Philippines
  • "She Loves Me" opens at Atkinson Theater NYC for 294 performances
  • Massive Muslim demonstrate in Xining China PR, 12 killed
  • Nobel prize for literature awarded to American Toni Morrison

Famous Deaths

  • Agnes de Mille, choreographer (Oklahoma!, Rodeo), dies at 88
  • Cyril Cusack, actor (Fahrenheit 451), dies of neuron disease at 82
  • Kenneth Nelson, US/English actor (Boys in the Band), dies at 63