On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1993

Historical Events

  • Angolan air force bombs Huambo
  • Rwandian Hutus and Tutsis sign peace treaty in Arusha, Tanzania
  • Tony Gwynn gets 6 hits in 11-10 win v Giants, 4th time this season the Padre has 5 or more hits; ties MLB record

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Barrow, American actor (Ryan's Hope, Louie Slavinsky-Loving), dies at 65
  • Kenny Drew, American-Danish jazz pianist (Moonlight Desert), dies at 64
1993 Highlights

About August 4, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo