What Happened on October 2, 1993

Famous Birthdays

  • Tara Lynne Barr, American actress

Famous Weddings

Spike Lee

Filmmaker Spike Lee weds attorney Tonya Lewis

Famous Deaths

  • Ahmed Abdul-Malik [Jonathan Tim, Jr.], American jazz double bassist and oud player (Odetta; Thelonius Monk), dies at 66
  • Henry Ringling North, circus owner (Ringling Bros Circus), dies at 83
  • William Berger, Austrian American actor (Face to Face, Adventure of Hercules), dies of prostate cancer at 65
1993 Highlights

About October 2, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Holidays: Gandhi Jayanti (India)

Music Charts

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