On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1993

Historical Events

  • "Cinderella" opens at New York State Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • Serbian army fires on school in Sarajevo, 9 children died
  • Stari Most (the "old bridge", built in 1566) in Mostar, Bosnia, collapses after several days of bombing.

Famous Deaths

  • Gerald Thomas, director (Carry on), dies at 72
  • Stanley Myers, English movie composer (The Deer Hunter), dies at 63
1993 Highlights

About November 9, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio