On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1993

Historical Events

  • "The Sign" single released in Europe by Ace of Base
  • Dow Jones index reaches record 3687.86

Famous Deaths

  • George Pope, cricketer (one Test for England, 8 runs not out), dies
  • Raymond Lockhart, TV director (Huntley Brinkley Report), dies at 65
  • Roger Turner, American figure skater (7x US National Champion), dies at 92
1993 Highlights

About October 29, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 27 years
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio