On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1993

Historical Events

  • The World Wide Web source code is released by CERN, making the software freely available to all
  • Virgin Radio broadcasts for the first time in the United Kingdom.

Famous Deaths

  • Dave Waymer, American NFL safety (NO Saints), dies of a heart attack at 34
  • Eric Rowan, cricketer (26 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • Tommy Caton, English footballer (b. 1962)
1993 Highlights

About April 30, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus