On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1993

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, Hot Rats), dies from prostate cancer at 52
  • Hetty de Boer-Jongkind, Dutch medical astrologist and founder (Vakvereniging Medical Astrology), dies at 42
  • Margaret Landon, American author (Anna & the King of Siam), dies at 90
1993 Highlights

About December 4, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius