What Happened on August 9, 1993

Historical Events

  • King Albert II of Belgium, crowned

Famous Divorces

Lionel Richie

American pop singer Lionel Richie (44) divorces Brenda Harvey, after nearly 18 years of marriage

1993 Highlights

About August 9, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Can't Help Falling In Love (From "Sliver") - UB40
  • UK #1 Song: Living On My Own - Freddie Mercury