On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Camelot" closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 56 performances
  • Tropical storm Brett ravages Venezuela, 118 killed

Famous Deaths

  • Kelly Ahrendt, 1st NYer to die of rabies in 40 years, dies at 14
  • Roy Budd, English jazz pianist/composer (Paper Tiger), dies at 46