On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1993

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Cinderella" closes at New York State Theater NYC after 14 performances
  • "Cyrano - The Musical" opens at Neil Simon Theater NYC for 137 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

German tennis star Michael Stich scores a 7–6, 2–6, 7–6, 6–2 win over American Pete Sampras to win his first and only ATP Tour World Championship title in Frankfurt, Germany

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
  • Neo-fascist MSI wins 36% of municipal elections in Rome

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Top seeded German tennis player Steffi Graf wins WTA Tour Championship; beats Arantxa Sánchez Vicario of Spain 6–1, 6–4, 3–6, 6–1 at Madison Square Garden, NYC

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher Frank, director/actor (Annee Des Meduses), dies at 50
  • Emile Ardolino, director (Sister Act), dies of AIDS at 50
  • Jim McLaughlin, Buffalo radio newsman (WKBW), dies at 59