On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern radio show premieres in Boston (WBCN 104.1 FM-evenings)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Sabin, physician (oral polio vaccine), dies at 86
  • Carlos Marcello, Tunisian-born gangster (b. 1910)
  • Carlos Montoya, American flamenco guitarist (Suite Flamenco 1966), dies at 89
  • Cyril Collard, French composer/dir/actor (A Nos Amours), dies at 35