On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1993

Historical Events

  • Angela Kennedy swims world record 50 m butterfly stroke (26.93)

Famous Deaths

  • Henk Kersting, bureau chef (Associated Press-WW II), dies at 88
  • Piet Wielinga, TV producer (Dutch Glory), dies at 56
  • Richard Tee, American jazz and session pianist, and arranger (Paul Simon - "Slip' Slidin' Away"; Peter Gabriel -"In Your Eyes"; Grover Washington, Jr - "Just The Two Of Us"), dies of prostate cancer at 49
  • Robert J Glass, film producer (ET), is killed at 53
1993 Highlights

About July 21, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer