On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1993

Historical Events

Golden Globes

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

Sports History

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

  • Indian Airlines B737 crashes at Aurangabad, killing 61

Historic Event

NY Newsday reports Oregan Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 23 women

Sports History

US female Figure Skating championship won by Nancy Kerrigan

Famous Deaths

  • Charles "Majeed" Greenlee, American jazz trombonist (Archie Shepp), dies at 65
  • 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
1993 Highlights

About January 23, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius