On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1993

Historical Events

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

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

Paramount Leader of China Jiang Zemin
Paramount Leader of China
Jiang Zemin

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? 28 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries