On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1993

Historical Events

  • 1st Israeli killed by Islamics after PLO signs peace accord

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Norodom Sihanouk again installed as King of Cambodia

King of Cambodia Norodom Sihanouk
King of Cambodia
Norodom Sihanouk

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Platt, American actor (Pitch Perfect), born in Los Angeles County, California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Beverly Hills 90210 star Shannen Doherty (Brenda) weds Ashley Hamilton

Famous Deaths

  • Bruno Pontecorvo, Italian nuclear physicist, dies at 80
  • Ian Stuart Donaldson, British punk rocker (Screwdriver), dies in a car crash at 36
  • Zita Johann, Hungarian/American actress (Mummy), dies at 89
1993 Highlights

About September 24, 1993

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra