What Happened on December 4, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 2nd SEC Championship Game: #9 Florida beats #16 Alabama, 28-13
  • A truce is concluded between the government of Angola and UNITA rebels.
  • Dan Jansen skates world record 500m (35.92 sec)
  • Johann Koss skates world record 5K (6:35.53)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Sturgis, watergate burglar, dies at 68
  • Frank Zappa, American rocker, composer, activist and filmmaker (Mothers of Invention, Catholic Girls), dies from prostate cancer at 52
  • Hetty de Boer-Jongkind, Dutch medical astrologist, dies at 42
  • Margaret Landon, American author (Anna & the King of Siam), dies at 90