On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1993

Historical Events

  • Test debut of Vinod Kambli, prolific Indian batsman

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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? 28 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius