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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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? 27 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus