On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1993

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observed in all 50 states of the USA for 1st time

Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.
  • West Indies beat Australia 2-0 win cricket's World Series Cup

Famous Birthdays

  • Morgan York, American actress, born in Burbank, California

Famous Deaths

  • Eleanor Hibbert, British author (b. 1906)
  • M Eleonore Lippits, 1st Dutch female missionary doctor, dies at 85
  • Mia Meijer, Dutch playwright/director (Machine Child), dies
  • Mike Templeton, 2nd person to receive a heart pump, dies at 34
1993 Highlights

About January 18, 1993

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

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn