On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Tango Passion" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • Carlo Ciampi forms Italian government with ex-communists

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Islanders beat Wash Caps 4 to 1 in playoffs, Caps Dale Hunter attacks Pierre Turgeon after scoring, in hockey's worst cheap shot

NHL Star Pierre Turgeon
NHL Star
Pierre Turgeon
  • Zambian plane crashes at Libreville, Gabon, 30 soccer players die

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Valvano, basketball coach (NC State), dies of cancer at 47