On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1993

Historical Events

  • Test debut of Vinod Kambli, prolific Indian batsman

Historic Event

US postal service issues a stamp commemorating chemist Percy Lavon Julian

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyary Pamyu Pamyu [Kiriko Takemura], Japanese singer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Michelle Larcher De Brito, Portuguese tennis player, born in Lisbon, Portugal

Famous Deaths

  • Hank Werba [Herman Werblowski], American journalist (Variety), dies at 79
  • Michel Renault, French ballet dancer (Giselle), dies at 65
1993 Highlights

About January 29, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius

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