On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1993

Historical Events

  • 6th annual business person run held in Wall Street
  • Arsenio Hall's 1,000th show retrospective seen in Netherlands
  • CBS' soap opera "Knots Landing" ends 14 year-run with 334th show in Netherlands and US

Event of interestEvent of Interest

KC Royal George Brett hits his 300th HR

MLB Third Baseman George Brett
MLB Third Baseman
George Brett
  • Methane gas explosion in Secunda coal mine South-Africa, kills 50

Famous Birthdays

  • Debby Ryan, American actress (The Suite Life on Deck), born in Huntsville, Alabama.

Famous Deaths

  • Evert "Eef" Dolman, Dutch cyclist (Olympic gold 1964), dies at 47
  • Joaquin Garcia [Vargas] "Borolas", Mexican comedian and actor (Santa Sangre), dies at 71
1993 Highlights

About May 13, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus