On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1993

Famous Birthdays

  • Madeleine Martin, American television actress

Famous Deaths

  • George Frederick Ives, British-Canadian army veteran & last survivor of the Boer War, dies at 111
  • Harry Alexander, Australian cricket fast bowler (1 Test, Bodyline series 1933, 1 wicket; Victoria), dies at 87
  • John Tuzo Wilson, Canadian geologist (contributions to plate tectonics), dies at 84
  • Leslie Charteris, British mystery writer (Saint), dies at 85
  • William Bakewell, American actor (All Quiet on the Western Front; Gone with the Wind), dies of leukemia at 84
1993 Highlights

About April 15, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries