On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1993

Historical Events

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

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

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

General and President of Nigeria Ibrahim Babangida
General and President of Nigeria
Ibrahim Babangida
  • 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? 27 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer