On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Boeing 737-500 crashes in South Korea, 66 killed
  • Mars Observer takes 1st photo of Mars, from 5 billion km

Famous Birthdays

  • Stormzy [Michael Owuo Jr.] English rapper (Shut Up), born in London, England
  • Taylor Momsen, American singer and actress (Gossip Girl), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Fuchs, American screenwriter (Hard Way), dies at 84
  • Matthew B Ridgway, US Army Chief of Staff (1953-55), dies at 98