On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Candles, Snow, & Mistletoe" closes at Palace NYC after 7 performances
  • Vatican recognizes Israel

Famous Weddings

  • Singer Deni Hines (22) weds INXS guitarist Kirk Pengilly (35)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur "Schneeze" Rollini, American big band jazz tenor saxophonist, dies at 81
  • Giuseppe Occhialini, Italian physicist (Contribution to the discovery of the pion or pi-meson decay), dies at 86
  • Irving Paul Lazar, American talent agent, dies of kidney failure at 86
  • Mack David, US songwriter (Bachelor in Paradise), dies at 81
1993 Highlights

About December 30, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn