On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Livin' On The Edge" by Aerosmith hits #18
  • 125th Belmont: Julie Krone aboard Colonial Affair wins in 2:29.8

Sport awardFrench Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: Germany's Steffi Graf wins her 3rd of 6 French singles titles; beats Mary Joe Fernández of the US 4-6, 6-2, 6-4

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf
  • Liberian Charles Taylors rebellion kills 550 fugitives
  • Somali warlord Aidids murders 23 Pakistani

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Mariah Carey weds Tommy Mottola, CEO (Sony Music)

Singer Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey

Famous Deaths

  • Conway Twitty, country star (Linda on My Mind), dies in surgery at 59