What Happened on August 27, 1993

Historical Events

  • The Rainbow Bridge connecting Tokyo's Shibaura and the island of Odaiba is completed.
  • Yak-40 crashes in Tadzjikistan, 79 killed/1 lives

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Verstraete, Dutch actor/screenwriter/director (Alicia), dies at 71

About August 27, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Can't Help Falling In Love (From "Sliver") - UB40
  • UK #1 Song: Mr Vain - Culture Beat