Historical Events for March 1993

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Events 1 - 67 of 67

1st - Authorities near Waco, Texas negotiate with Branch Davidians
1st - George Steinbenner is reinstated as owner of NY Yankees
1st - New expansion NHL team, owned by Disney, is named the Mighty Ducks
2nd - Actress Claudette Colbert suffers a stroke at 89
3rd - Howard Stern radio show premieres in Boston (WBCN 104.1 FM-evenings)
4th - "Goodbye Girl" opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 188 performances
4th - Katharine Hepburn admitted to hospital suffering from exhaustion
4th - 1st ESPY Awards: Michael Jordan, Monica Seles win
5th - Boston Celtic Larry Bird undergoes backfusion surgery
5th - Fokker 100 crashes at Skopje Macedonia, 81 die
5th - Marlins beat Astros 12-8 in their 1st spring training game
7th - Diff'rent Stroke actor Todd Bridges arrested for stabbing a tenant
8th - Katharine Hepburn released from the hospital after exhaustion
8th - Nigerian singer Fela Kuti arrested again on suspicion of murder
9th - 7th Soul Train Music Awards: Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige win
9th - Pittsburgh Penguins begin NHL record 17 game winning streak
Victim of Police Violence Rodney KingVictim of Police Violence Rodney King 9th - Rodney King in Simi Valley court says he thinks he heard cops yell racial slurs
11th - Men's Figure Skating Championship in Prague won by Kurt Browning CAN
12th - 317 killed by bomb attacks in Bombay
12th - Cleveland radio station WMMS-FM/101.7 is bought by Disney
12th - Entertainment Tonight's 3,000th show
12th - Inkhata leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi begins 2½ week speech
13th - Blizzard of '93 hits north-east US
14th - "Conversations with My Father" closes at Royale NYC after 462 perfs
14th - "Face Value" closes at Cort Theater NYC after * performances
14th - "Saint Joan" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 49 performances
14th - 3,000th performance of "Nunsense"
14th - Johan Koss skates world record 5km (6:36.57)
14th - Meg Mallon wins LPGA Ping/Welch's Golf Championship
LPGA Golfer Meg MallonLPGA Golfer Meg Mallon 14th - Ricky Ponting hits twin tons for Tasmania aged 18 years 84 days
14th - Worlds Ladies Figure Skating Champ in Prague won by Oksana Baiul (UKR)
14th - 40th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: Georgia Tech beats #1 North Carolina, 77-75
14th - 34th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats LSU, 82-65
14th - 14th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Seton Hall beats Syracuse, 103-70
15th - Vinod Kambli scores 227 v Zimbabwe, his 2nd consecutive Test 200
17th - 19th People's Choice Awards: Kevin Costner & Demi Moore win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Candice Bergen win (TV)
17th - 86 killed by bomb attack in Calcutta
18th - "Sisters Rosensweig" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 556 perfs
18th - Amsterdam stock exchange hits record Ÿ12.2 billion
Actress Demi MooreActress Demi Moore 18th - Sri Lanka beat England in Test match by 5 wickets
19th - Ice Dance Championship in Prague won by M Usova & A Zhulin (RUS)
19th - Ice Pairs Championship in Prague won by I Brasseur & L Eisler (CAN)
19th - US Supreme Court Justice Byron R White announced plans to retire
20th - Dan Jansen skates world record 500m (36.02 sec)
20th - IRA-bomb kills 3 year old in Warrington England
21st - Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Standard Register Ping Golf Tournament
21st - Pope John Paul II declares Duns Scotus, a saint
21st - South Africa White Wolves kill 5 year old black girl
22nd - Intel introduces Pentium-processor (80586) 64 bits-60 MHz-100+ MIPS
23rd - Belgian government of Dehaene, resigns
23rd - NY Knicks & Phoenix Suns get into a major brawl
24th - Ezer Weizman elected president of Israel
264th Pope John Paul II264th Pope John Paul II 25th - "Candida" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
27th - Jiang Zemin is appointed President of the People's Republic of China.
28th - 13th Golden Raspberry Awards: Shining Through wins
28th - 22nd Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Helen Alfredsson
28th - Conservatives win French parliamentary election
28th - Type II supernova detected in M81 (NGC 3031)
29th - 65th Academy Awards - "Unforgiven", Al Pacino & Emma Thompson win
29th - Queensland all out for 75 v NSW in Sheffield Shield Final
29th - Actress Elizabeth Taylor presented the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for work for AIDs causes at 65th Academy Awards
30th - "Redwood Curtain" opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 40 perfs
30th - French government of Balladur forms
30th - Jamaican premier Percival Patterson wins parliamentary election
Actress Elizabeth TaylorActress Elizabeth Taylor 30th - Lanford Wilson's "Redwood Curtain" premieres in NYC
30th - New South Wales beat Qld by eight wkts to win Sheffield Shield
30th - Punjab beat Maharashtra by 120 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy

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