What Happened on October 8, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Stern releases his 1st book "Private Parts"

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern
  • UN lifts remaining economic sanctions against South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Angus T. Jones, American actor (Two and a Half Men)
  • Garbiñe Muguruza, Venezuelan-born Spanish professional tennis player (2016 French Open, 2017 Wimbledon), born in Caracas, Venezuela

Famous Weddings

  • Queen Elizabeth's nephew Viscount Linley (32) weds Serena Stanhope (24) at St. Margaret’s Church in London

Famous Deaths

  • Manke Nelis, [Cornelis Pieters], singer (Aunt Saar), dies at 73