On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1993

Historical Events

  • Everton scores a 3-1 away win over Wimbledon at Selhurst Park in London; lowest ever attendance at an EPL fixture, 3,039
  • West Indies defeat Australia by one run in 4th Test at Adelaide

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCameron Bright

Cameron Bright, Canadian actor (The Twilight Saga: X-Men), born in Victoria, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Axel Von Dem Bussche, German aristocrat, dies
  • Jan Gies, Dutch resistance fighter (helped Anne Frank), dies at 87
  • Jeanne SauvĂ©, 23rd Governor-General of Canada (1984-90), dies at 70
  • Robert Jacobsen, Danish sculptor (large iron sculptures), dies at 80
1993 Highlights

About January 26, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia), Republic Day (India)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius