On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1993

Historical Events

  • Junxia Qu runs 1500m ladies' world record (3:50.46)

US Open Women's Tennis

US Open Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf wins 15th Grand Slam singles title, 3rd US title; beats Helena Suková 6-3, 6-3

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

Famous Weddings

Merle Haggard

Country singer Merle Haggard (56) weds fifth, and final, wife Theresa Ann Lane at his ranch near Redding, California

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine Izmery, Haitian businessman/advisor to pres Aristide, murdered
  • Erich Leinsdorf, Austrian-born American conductor, dies at 81
1993 Highlights

About September 11, 1993

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo