On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1993

Historical Events

  • Airbus A310 of Air Nigeria hijacked, 1 dead
  • Canada Liberal Party and Bloc Québécois wins parliamentary election
  • Daryll Cullinan hits unbeaten 337 for Transvaal against Northern Transvaal, South African 1st-class cricket record score

Famous Birthdays

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Velis, El Salvador guerilla leader (FMLN), murdered
  • Mary C Lawton, jurist (CIA's Agency Seal Medallion), dies at 58
  • Philip P. Cohen, American medical researcher, dies at 85
  • Vincent Price, American actor (House on Haunted Hill, Fly, Laura), dies of lung cancer at 82
  • Vladimir Yevgenyevich Preobrazhensky, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 54
1993 Highlights

About October 25, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand), October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio