On This Day

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
1993 Highlights

About August 27, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo