On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

50th Golden Globes: "Scent of a Woman", Al Pacino, & Emma Thompson win

Actor Al Pacino
Al Pacino
Actress Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Graham Gooch scores his 100th 100, on tour at Cuttack

Cricketer Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch
  • Indian Airlines B737 crashes at Aurangabad, killing 61
  • NY Newsday reports Oregan Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 23 women
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Nancy Kerrigan

Famous Deaths

  • Dudley Stevens, English entertainer, dies of AIDS at 57
  • Keith Laumer [Anthony LeBaron], American sci-fi author (Retief's War), dies at 67
  • Thomas A Dorsey, American jazz pianist (Take My Hand, Precious Lord), dies at 93