What Happened on March 17, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

19th People's Choice Awards: Kevin Costner & Demi Moore win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Candice Bergen win (TV)

  • 86 killed by bomb attack in Calcutta

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Helen Hayes, American actress (Airport, Caesar & Cleopatra), dies of congestive heart failure at 92

Actress Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes
  • Laadi Flici, Algerian MP, murdered
  • Skip Young, actor (Smokey & Hotwire Gang), dies at 62