On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1993

Famous Deaths

  • Balak Brahmachari [Marxist Godman], Indies guru, dies at 73
  • Dermot Boyle, Marshal of the Royal Air Force, dies at 88
  • Dick Metz, American golfer (US Open 1938 runner-up; 10 PGA Tour titles), dies at 84
  • Irving Howe, American writer and critic (Dissent), dies at 72
  • Lenore Kingston Jenson, dies of cancer at 79
1993 Highlights

About May 5, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus