On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Music releaseTheater Premiere

Alan Bennett's play "The Madness of George III" premieres in London

King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover George III
King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover
George III

Famous Weddings

  • Stephane Powers weds Patrick de la Chenais

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Kulwicki, American NASCAR racer, dies in plane crash at 38
  • Ihsan Mohamed Salem, [Yunis Awad], Palestinian Al-Fatah leader, killed
  • Juan of Borbon y Battemberg, father of king Juan Carlos I, dies
  • Nicanor Zabaleta, Spanish harpist, dies at 86
  • Wayne Mack, sportscaster/actor (Storyville), dies of cancer at 68