On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport defeatBoxing 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

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Lennox Lewis
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Lennox Lewis
Boxer Frank Bruno
Frank Bruno

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