What Happened on January 14, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


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"Anna Christie" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 54 performances, starring Natasha Richardson and Liam Neeson,

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David Letterman announces his show is moving from NBC to CBS

Comedian and Television Host David Letterman
Comedian and Television Host
David Letterman
  • Polish ferry boat capsizes in storm, 50 die

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Utah Jazz center Mark Eaton blocks 2 shots in a 96-89 win over Seattle SuperSonics; becomes only 2nd player in NBA history (along with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) to record 3,000 career blocks


Famous Deaths

  • Elisabeth Antoinette de Vreugd, chambermaid for Dutch Queen, dies at 98
  • Manfred Lachs, Polish lawyer (Intl Court of Justice), dies