On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Timon of Athens" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 37 performances
  • Bolivia becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty

Music History

Elton John awarded $518,700 from Sunday Mirror for a false report on his diet

Singer Elton John
Elton John

Appointment of Interest

Jean Chretien is appointed the Prime Minister of Canada by Governor General Ray Hnatyshyn

20th Prime Minister of Canada Jean Chretien
20th Prime Minister of Canada
Jean Chretien

Famous Divorces

  • Nia Peeples files for divorce from Howard Hewett

Famous Deaths

  • Basuki Abdullah, Indonesian painter, murdered at 78
  • Cliff Young, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), dies in car accident at 29
  • Cornelis T "Cor" van de Molen, Dutch journalist (Beehive), dies at 62
  • Ely Landau, American television and film producer (Play of the Week; Long Day's Journey into Night; King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis), dies of stroke at 73
  • Jose L Guarner, Spanish movie reviewer, dies at 56
1993 Highlights

About November 4, 1993

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio