On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1993

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

In his first World Boxing Council heavyweight title defence Lennox Lewis beats fellow Londoner Frank Bruno by TKO in 7 at the National Stadium in Cardiff, Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Janine Darcey, French actress (Priez pour nous), dies at 75
  • Joseph Warren, actor (Gift of Love, Urban Warriors), dies at 77
  • Reizl Bozyk, Polish/American actress (Crossing Delancey), dies at 79
1993 Highlights

About October 1, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra