On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1993

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Ken Griffey Jr. slugs his 100th career home run in Seattle's

Baseball Hall of Fame Outfielder Ken Griffey Jr.
Baseball Hall of Fame Outfielder
Ken Griffey Jr.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Ann Newman, daughter of Gretchen & Randy

Famous Deaths

  • Lindsay Hassett, Australian cricket batsman and captain (43 Tests; 3,073 runs @ 46.56; 10 x 100s) and broadcaster (ABC 1956-81), dies at 79
1993 Highlights

About June 16, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini