What Happened on April 22, 1993

Historical Events

  • "The Who's Tommy" opens at St James Theater NYC for 899 performances
  • Candid Camera creator Allen Funt suffers a stroke at 78
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum dedicated in Washington, D.C.
  • Seattle Mariner Chris Basio no-hits Boston Red Sox
  • The web browser Mosaic version 1.0 is released.

Famous Divorces

Björn Borg

Tennis great Björn Borg divorces Loredana Berte

Famous Deaths

  • Andries Treurnicht, South African politician (founder of the South African Conservative Party), dies at 72

Cesar ChavezCesar Chavez (1927-1993)

American farm labor leader (United Farm Workers), dies of natural causes at 66

  • Mark Koenig, American baseball player (NY Yankees), dies at 88
1993 Highlights

About April 22, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Informer - Snow
  • UK #1 Song: Young At Heart - Bluebells