On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1993

Historical Events

Historic Event

Troops and tanks of President Boris Yeltsin shell and occupy the Russian White House in Moscow, the house of government of the Russian Federation

Famous Deaths

  • Fran Carlon, dies of cancer at 80
  • Jim Holton, Scottish soccer defender (15 caps; Manchester United, Coventry City), dies of a heart attack at 42
1993 Highlights

About October 4, 1993

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra