On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1993

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

André the Giant's induction into inaugural WWE Hall of Fame is announced; no ceremony takes place and he is inducted posthumously

Professional Wrestler André the Giant
Professional Wrestler
André the Giant

InventionHistoric Invention

Intel introduces Pentium-processor (80586) 64 bits-60 MHz-100+ MIPS

Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel Andrew Grove
Semiconductor Pioneer and CEO of Intel
Andrew Grove

Famous Deaths

  • Cec Pepper, cricketer (NSW & Commonwealth XI leggie), dies
  • Gret Palucca, German dancer and choreographer (Entartet), dies at 91
  • Phia Berghout, Dutch harpist, dies at 83
  • Steve Olin, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), drowns at 27
  • Tim Crews, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), drowns at 31
1993 Highlights

About March 22, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries