On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1993

Historical Events

  • Lorena Gallo Bobbitt amputates husband's John Wayne Bobbitt's penis

Election of Interest

Nigeria's military dictator, General Ibrahim Babangida, annuls results of presidential elections and halts a return to democracy

  • United Nations authorizes worldwide oil embargo against Haiti

Famous Divorces

  • Lindsay Wagner (Bionic Woman) files for divorce from Lawrence Mortorff
1993 Highlights

About June 23, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: That's The Way Love Goes - Janet Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: Dreams - Gabrielle