What Happened on March 27, 1993

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Jiang Zemin appointed President of the People's Republic of China

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Gimenez, Argentine-Venezuelan director (Theater Festival of Caracas), dies at 47
  • Clifford Jordan, American jazz tenor saxophonist, dies of cancer at 61
  • Kate Reid, British actress (The Andromeda Strain, Heaven Help US), dies of cancer at 62
  • Katherine Hynes De Groot, dies of stroke at 88
  • Willem Russell [Wilhelmus Matthias Josephus Russell], Dutch politician (KVP, CDA), dies at 74
1993 Highlights

About March 27, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Informer - Snow
  • UK #1 Song: Oh Carolina - Shaggy