On This Day

What Happened on March 27, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday

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, 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