On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "5 Guys Named Moe" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 445 performances
  • "Candida" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • "Redwood Curtain" closes at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC after 40 performances
  • "Tango Passion" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 5 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82
  • Will Weng, Sunday Times crossword puzzle editor (1968-78), dies at 86