On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Goodbye Girl" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 188 performances

PGA Championship

75th PGA Championship Men's Golf, Inverness GC: Paul Azinger wins his first major title in a playoff with Greg Norman of Australia

Sports History

Nolan Ryan, 324th & final victory, Rangers 4, Indians 1

  • NYC radio (WFAN) personality Don Imus' lung collapses for 2nd time
  • Televangelist Robert Tilton announces he is divorcing Marte

Famous Deaths

  • Robert W Kempner, German officer of justice in Prussia, dies at 93
1993 Highlights

About August 15, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (India)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo