What Happened on December 8, 1993

Historical Events

  • 30 killed at religious rebellion in Algeria

Billboard Music Awards

4th Billboard Music Awards: Whitney Houston, The Bodyguard Soundtrack win

  • Dow-Jones hits record 3734.53
  • Storm hits western Europe, 11 killed in England
1993 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Sophia Robb, American actress (Bridge to Terabithia; The Carrie Diaries), born in Denver, Colorado
Born in 1993

Famous Deaths

  • Andre Cerf, French actor and filmmaker (Nana), dies at 93
  • Carlotta Monti, lover of WC Fields, dies at 86

About December 8, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts