On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1993

Historical Events

Film & TV History

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

Election of Interest

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


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? 28 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio