On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1993

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
1993 Highlights

About October 1, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra