On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Shakespeare for My Father" opens at Helen Hayes NYC for 266 performances
  • Boeing 737 crashes at Aurangabad, kills 56

Film & TV History

NBC announces Conan O'Brien to replace David Letterman

TV Host Conan O'Brien
TV Host
Conan O'Brien
Comedian and Television Host David Letterman
Comedian and Television Host
David Letterman
  • STS-55 (Columbia) launches into orbit
1993 Highlights

About April 26, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus