On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 11 year old Robert Thompson and Jon Venables are convicted of the murder of English 2 year old James Bulger
  • Brady bill passes establishing 5-day waiting period for US handgun sales
  • End of world, according to Ukrainian sect White Brotherhood

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Collins, blues guitarist (Don't Lose Your Cool), dies at 61
  • Germaine Emilie Madame Gres Krebs, haute Couturist, dies at 89
  • Imad Aqal, Palestinian Hamas leader, dies at 24
  • Jan Schrauwen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 36
  • Wu Yi Shen, mayor of Shen Yang China, dies in helicopter