On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1993

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Actor Roger Moore (James Bond) has his enlarged prostate removed

  • Christie Todd Whitman (R) elected 1st woman governor of New Jersey
  • Dow Jones hits record 3697.64
  • Ehud Olmert elected mayor of Jerusalem
  • First commemorative bricks are laid at Bob Feller Memorial

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Rudy Giuliani wins the New York mayoral election, becomes 1st Republican mayor since 1965

Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani
Mayor of New York City
Rudy Giuliani

Famous Deaths

  • P A Jacob Mees, Dutch banker (Mees & Hope), dies at about 86
1993 Highlights

About November 2, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio