On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1993

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Reds pitcher Thomas Browning arrested for marijuana possession
  • Israeli Court of Appeal overturns (5-0) conviction of John Demjaujuk, saying not enough evidence he is Concentration Camp Ivan the Terrible
  • Walter Koenig (Chekov in Star Trek) suffers a mild heart attack

Famous Birthdays

  • Rayne Dakota "Dak" Prescott, American NFL quarterback (Dallas Cowboys), born in Sulphur, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • AJA Quintus Bosz, Indonesian/Suriname lawyer, dies at 78
1993 Highlights

About July 29, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo