What Happened on October 1, 1993

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

In his first World Boxing Council heavyweight title defense 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? 29 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dreamlover - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Boom! Shake the Room - Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince