On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1993

Historical Events

  • Nigerian singer Fela Kuti arrested on suspicion of murder

Famous Birthdays

  • Sei Young Kim, South Korean golfer (PGA Women's C'ship 2020; LPGA 72-hole scoring record 257), born in Seoul, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie Gehringer, American Baseball Hall of Fame 2nd baseman (Detroit Tigers, 6-time MLB All Star), dies at 89
  • Jan Zimmer, Slovak composer, dies at 66
1993 Highlights

About January 21, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius