On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1993

Historical Events

  • Boeing 727 crashes into mountain at Medellin Colombia, kills 132
  • Dow Jones closes above 3,500 for 1st time (3,500.03)

Famous Deaths

  • Nemesio Antunes, Chilean painter, dies at 75
  • Richard Murphy, director (3 Stripes in the Sun), dies of stroke at 81
  • S W Sohoni, cricketer (4 Tests for India), dies
1993 Highlights

About May 19, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus