On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Any Given Day" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 32 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian President Yeltsin shuts Lenin museum

Marxist Revolutionary and Soviet Leader Vladimir Lenin
Marxist Revolutionary and Soviet Leader
Vladimir Lenin

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actor Jim Carrey files for divorce from Melissa Womer after 6 years of marriage

Actor and Comedian Jim Carrey
Actor and Comedian
Jim Carrey

Famous Deaths

  • Achille Zavatta, French clown (b. 1915)
  • Lucia Popp, Czech/Austria soprano (Vienna Opera), dies at 54