On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1993

Famous Deaths

  • Feng Kang, Chinese mathematician (b. 1920)
  • Max de Metz, Dutch publisher and translator, dies at 72
  • Robert C Maynard, American journalist (Oakland Tribune), dies at 56
1993 Highlights

About August 17, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo