On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1993

Historical Events

  • Norwegian Rushdie publisher William Nygaard injured in attack
  • US warship Harlan County anchors off Port-au-Prince Haiti

Famous Deaths

  • Jess Thomas, American tenor known for his singing in Richard Wagner operas, dies at 66
1993 Highlights

About October 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra