On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1993

Historical Events

  • Highest scoring, longest lasting World Series game - Toronto Blue Jays score 6 runs in 8th inning to defeat Philadelphia Phillies 15-14, in 4 hr-14 min slugfest at Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Dolbier, American actor and author (Nowhere Near Everest; The Bus That Nobody Loved), dies at 81
  • Sugiyama Yasushi, Japanese Nihonga style painter, and designer, dies on his 84th birthday
1993 Highlights

About October 20, 1993

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra