On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Candles, Snow, & Mistletoe" opens at Palace Theater, NYC; runs for 7 performances
  • Dow-Jones hits record 3792.93

Famous Deaths

  • Youssef Sebti, Algerian scholar/poet, murdered at 50
1993 Highlights

About December 27, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Canada), Christmas Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hero - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Mr Blobby - Mr Blobby