September 22, 1993 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • A Transair Georgian Airlines Tu-154 is shot down by a missile in Sukhumi, Georgia.
  • STS-51 (Discovery) lands

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Supreme Soviet dismisses President Boris Yeltsin

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin
  • Ukrainian Prime Minister Leonid Kuchma resigns due to the "slow pace of reform"

Deaths in History

  • Margaret MacDonald, maid to Queen Elizabeth, dies at 89