What Happened on June 6, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 47th Tony Awards: "Angels in America" and "Kiss of the Spider Woman" win
  • 6th Children's Miracle Network Telethon
  • French Open Men's Tennis: Spaniard Sergi Bruguera prevents Jim Courier French three-peat; beats American 6-4, 2-6, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
  • Punsalmaagiyn Otsjirbat recognized as President of Mongolia
  • Ramiro de Leon Carpio elected President of Guatemala

Famous Deaths

  • James Bridges, writer/director (Paper Chase), dies of cancer at 57
  • Peter Tazelaar, adjutant of Dutch queen Wilhelmina, dies at 73