What Happened on March 5, 1993

Historical Events

Sports History

Boston Celtic Larry Bird undergoes backfusion surgery

  • Fokker 100 crashes at Skopje Macedonia, 81 die
  • Marlins beat Astros 12-8 in their 1st spring training game
1993 History

Famous Divorces

  • Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry divorces his wife Effi

Famous Deaths

  • Diana Ochoa, dies after long illness at 80
  • Peter Bierdrager, Dutch Fokker's-test pilot, dies in air crash

About March 5, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme) - Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle
  • UK #1 Song: No Limit - 2 Unlimited