What Happened on July 5, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

As' Rickey Henderson is 2nd to hit leadoff homers in doubleheader

MLB Outfielder Rickey Henderson
MLB Outfielder
Rickey Henderson

Music releaseAlbum Release

Icelandic musician Björk releases her 1st solo album "Debut"

Singer Björk
  • Kurd guerrillas murder 32 villager in East Turkey
  • Richard Chelimo run world record 10 km (27:07.91)

Famous Deaths

  • Harrison E Salisbury, US journalist (NY Times), dies at 84