On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1993

Historical Events

  • Actor Daniel Day-Lewis pleads guilty to speeding charges

Television Debut

British crime series "Cracker" created by Jimmy McGovern starring Robbie Coltrane debuts on ITV in the UK

  • The Sukhumi massacre takes place in Abkhazia.

Famous Deaths

  • Andrei Solovyiov, Russian photographer, dies in battle at 38

Jimmy Doolittle

James Doolittle, US air force general (Tokyo 1942), dies at 96


1993 Highlights

About September 27, 1993

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

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra